Student test scores, Delta airfare controversy, and more

This week on Behind the Headlines (July 27), we’ll talk about the improved recent test scores from Memphis and Shelby County students, plus Election Commission woes and the controversy over Delta airfare.

Controversy over voter ID laws

This week on Behind the Headlines (July 20, 2012), we’ll look at the controversy surrounding the voter ID laws.

Federal judge rules on municipal schools referendum

This week (July 13), the panel discusses a federal judge’s ruling on whether or not the referendum on municipal schools can continue. Plus the City of Memphis issues new library cards that can be used as a photo ID, but it doesn’t meet the test, according to election officials. Tennessee State Senator Mark Norris will join in the conversation.

Impact of health care reform on the Mid-South

This week (July 6), after the Supreme Court’s decision upholding the Affordable Care Act, what will be the impact on Mid-South families as well as our health care institutions? The Memphis Daily News reporter Aisling Maki will join the Behind the Headlines panel with some answers.

Mulroy, McDonald talk muni schools with BTH panel

This week (June 29), Shelby County Commissioner Steve Mulroy and Bartlett Mayor Keith McDonald join the Behind the Headlines roundtable to discuss whether a federal judge will stop the municipal schools vote.