schools http://redriverradio.org en U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor disheartened by farm bill status http://redriverradio.org/post/us-sen-mark-pryor-disheartened-farm-bill-status <p>The U.S. Senate and House have two dramatically different versions of a federal farm bill, and that&nbsp;comes as&nbsp;a disappointment to U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor of Arkansas.&nbsp;The Democrat backed a bipartisan Senate version passed last month. Pryor said he feels pressure from lobbies that oppose the farm bill and are trying to divide the Arkansas delegation.</p><p></p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 14:51:21 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 31064 at http://redriverradio.org U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor disheartened by farm bill status LA Public Square: Bullying in Louisiana http://redriverradio.org/post/la-public-square-bullying-louisiana <p><strong>Airs Sunday, September 2 at 7:00 p.m.</strong> <strong>How can students, parents and teachers fight bullying?</strong><br>National statistics indicate that nearly 1 in 3 students is involved in bullying. Louisiana has recently seen three high profile suicides linked to bullying at school. So, who is most at risk of being bullied? What is considered cyber bullying? And how can students, parents and teachers stand up against this aggressive behavior? A new anti-bullying state law goes into effect this coming school year, but is the statute too broad in its definition of bullying or not inclusive enough? We'll explore the answers to these questions and more on “Louisiana Public Square”.&nbsp; (more) Tue, 04 Sep 2012 00:00:00 +0000 Beth Courtney and Shauna Sanford 16113 at http://redriverradio.org LA Public Square: Bullying in Louisiana