Smart Talk

Smart Talk is a daily, live, interactive program featuring conversations with newsmakers and experts in a variety of fields and exploring a wide range of issues and ideas, including the economy, politics, health care, education, culture, and the environment.  Smart Talk airs live every week day at 9 a.m. on WITF’s 89.5 and 93.3.

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Host: Scott LaMar

Thursday's Smart Talk

Written by Scott LaMar, Smart Talk Host/Executive Producer | May 16, 2018 4:17 PM
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Thursday's Smart Talk features a discussion of what comes next in Pennsylvania after the U.S. Supreme Court in effect legalized gambling on sporting events earlier this week.

Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board communications director Doug Harbach is on the program to put into perspective the effect that future sports gambling will have on the state. Josh Ercole is the CEO of the Council on Compulsive Gambling of Pa, he will weigh in on potential problems with the expansion.   

Coming up on shows over the next week -- Gettysburg College professor and author Dr. Allen Guelzo discussed his new book Reconstruction and a program focusing on clinical trials.

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