Week In Review: Immigration, Marijuana And The WBUR Poll25:00

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This week, Deborah Becker sat down with our panelists to talk about President Trump's alleged bigoted comment and where the path towards immigration reform might lead.

Then, the future of marijuana in Massachusetts. U.S Attorney Andrew Lelling still hasn't given a clear statement about the extent to which he will enforce the federal prohibition of marijuana. Everyone who will be affected by his approach has been left wondering - how worried should they be?

Finally, we examine the numbers from WBUR's new poll.


Joe Battenfield, Boston Herald political reporter and columnist and host of "Battenfeld" on Boston Herald Radio. He tweets @joebattenfeld.

Michael Curry, former president of the Boston Branch of the NAACP, and a member of the National NAACP Board of Directors.

This article was originally published on January 12, 2018.

This segment aired on January 12, 2018.


Deborah Becker Twitter Host/Reporter
Deborah Becker is a senior correspondent and host at WBUR. Her reporting focuses on mental health, criminal justice and education.


Jamie Bologna Twitter Producer/Director, Radio Boston
Jamie Bologna is producer and director of Radio Boston.