Morning Edition Extra, May 10th, 2013

This week on Morning Edition Extra, Massachusetts State Treasurer Steven Grossman talks about the Marketplace Fairness Act, approved this week by the U.S. Senate regarding online retailers and state taxes; also Fred Bever reports on how New England states are securing energy produced from resources such as the wind and the sun, as it tries to meet legislative mandates for renewable energy; also commentator Tinky Weisblat remembers her mother through music; and Jill Kaufman explains one aspect of putting out remote brush fires.