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, May 22 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.

Thursday, May 21 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, May 20 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.

Tuesday, May 19 at 2:00 pm

Commissioner Jeanne Lambrew of the Maine Department of Health and Human Services, Commissioner Heather Johnson of the Maine Department of Economic and Community Development, and 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, May 18 at 2:00 pm

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

Friday, May 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 the public health response to COVID-19. Commissioner Pender Makin of the Maine Department of Education will also be available to answer questions.

Thursday, May 14 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, May 13 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.

Tuesday, May 12 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, May 11 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.

Friday, May 8 at 2:00 pm

Governor Janet Mills and Dr. Nirav D. Shah, director of the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention, will brief the media and answer questions about COVID-19. Commissioner Heather Johnson of the Department of Economic and Community Development and Commissioner Jeanne Lambrew of the Department of Health and Human Services will be available to answer questions.

Thursday, May 7 at 2:00 pm

Covid-19 And Climate: Economic Impacts

The COVID-19 recession is unfolding at historic speed and depth. New jobless claims reached a record 10 million in just two weeks. Wall Street’s fear gauge closed at an all-time high in mid-March.

Environmentally, though, the shutdown has come with some temporary benefits — decreased travel, cleaner water, a plunging demand for oil. But crashing the economy isn’t exactly a climate solution.

Wednesday, May 6 at 2:00 pm

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

Tuesday, May 5 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, May 4 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.

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