Being an elected official has its perks. But the voters who elect our leaders expect those perks won’t be abused, and that those leaders will abide by a code of written and unwritten ethical guidelines. We look at recent controversies surrounding local elected leaders, and explore the intersection of politics, power and personal ethics.

Guests

  • Andrew A. Green Opinion Editor, The Baltimore Sun
  • James Thurber Director of the Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies, American University

Topics + Tags

Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

Arts & Culture in Anacostia

Tuesday, Mar 31 2015Cheaper rent East of the River has drawn arts organizations and artists to places like historic Anacostia. We explore the arts scene and what increasing development will mean.

Development in Anacostia

Tuesday, Mar 31 2015While development in Anacostia has so far come in fits and starts, many see the area as poised for dramatic transformation in the next few years. We explore what direction that development might take the historic neighborhood.