This is the Radio Boston rundown for Jan. 19. Tiziana Dearing is our host.
- Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley joins us to talk about governing in the minority, Boston Mayor Michelle Wu's rent control proposal, a children's Tylenol shortage, and more.
- A program at Salem State University aims to help prospective first-generation college students get up to speed while they're still in high school. We talk to a former student of the program and two administrators working to provide college access to first-generation students.
- With a green comet visible in the night sky and NASA announcing the discovery of a new planet in a far-away star's habitable zone, it's a big time for space news. We talk to Kelly Beatty, senior editor of Sky and Telescope Magazine, to learn more.
This program aired on January 19, 2023.