2 PM Public Affairs Programs

Monday - Friday at 2 PM

The 2:00 PM hour-long block of public affairs programs on Maine Public Radio is a mix of different programs produced around the globe. Please note that the broadcast schedule is subject to change. Updates are made as soon as practical.

For more information on the programs featured in the 2:00 pm public affairs time slot please see the full Maine Public Radio schedule

If you can't find what you're looking for please email Audience Services or call 1-800-884-1717.

Friday, October 30 at 2:00 pm

Join us for a rebroadcast of last night’s 2nd Congressional District Debate.

Thursday, October 29 at 2:00 pm

Dr. Nirav D. Shah, Director of the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention, will brief the media and answer questions about COVID-19.

Wednesday, October 28 at 2:00 pm

Governor Janet Mills, Commissioner Jeanne Lambrew of the Maine Department of Health and Human Services, and Dr. Nirav D. Shah, Director of the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention, will hold a special media briefing on today’s increase in COVID-19 cases and to answer questions about Maine’s public health response to COVID-19.

At the end of the briefind, please join us for a rebroadcast of last night’s 1st Congressional District Debate.

Tuesday, October 27 at 2:00 pm

Dr. Nirav D. Shah, Director of the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention, will brief the media and answer questions about COVID-19.

Monday, October 26 at 2:00 pm

The Biggest Threat to the US is Already Inside the Border

Friday, October 23 at 2:00 pm

Join us for a rebroadcast of last night’s 2nd Congressional District Debate.

Thursday, October 22 at 2:00 pm

Commissioner Jeanne Lambrew of the Maine Department of Health and Human Services and Dr. Nirav D. Shah, director of the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention, will brief the media and answer questions about Maine’s public health response to COVID-19. 

Wednesday, October 21 at 2:00 pm

Join us for a rebroadcast of last night’s 1st Congressional District Debate.

Tuesday, October 20 at 2:00 pm

Governor Janet Mills will lead Maine’s COVID-19 media briefing. Commissioner Jeanne Lambrew of the Maine Department of Health and Human Services and Dr. Nirav D. Shah, director of the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention, will join Governor Mills to brief the media and answer questions on Maine’s public health response to COVID-19.

Monday, October 19 at 2:00 pm

The Future of US Global Leadership:  Ben Rhodes on Missing America + Colin Dueck on Conservative Nationalism

With just a few weeks to go before the election, the whole world is holding its collective breath to see what will happen next. Global dynamics have shifted, and American leadership is not what it used to be. Since taking office, President Trump has dramatically changed the country’s priorities, and the US's pandemic response has lowered its global standing considerably.

Friday, October 16 at 2:00 pm

Join us for a rebroadcast of last night’s Senate Debate.

Thursday, October 15 at 2:00 pm

Dr. Nirav D. Shah, director of the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention, will brief the media and answer questions about Maine’s public health response to COVID-19. 

Wednesday, October 14 at 2:00 pm

Join us for the Supreme Court nomination hearings for Amy Coney Barrett.

Tuesday, October 13 at 2:00 pm

Join us for the Supreme Court nomination hearings for Amy Coney Barrett.

Monday, October 12 at 2:00 pm

Join us for the Supreme Court nomination hearings for Amy Coney Barrett.

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