Thursday, Aug 27 12 p.m. (ET)

“Shaping the City” with Roger Lewis

With so much development taking place in Montgomery County, it's often hard to predict what any given neighborhood will look like tomorrow. But planners there are busy looking 50 years into the future -- sketching out and moving ahead with...

Thursday, Aug 27 1 p.m. (ET)

The “Golden Age” of American Education?

Education reformers are grappling with difficult, ideologically charged questions. But how much of today's debates over student assessment, teacher pay, and the role of the federal government are really new? We examine the history of education debates in America.

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The Politics Hour – May 27, 2016

Friday, May 27 2016Congress votes to override D.C.'s 2013 ballot initiative on budget autonomy. Virginia's governor faces a federal investigation over international finance and lobbying rules. And D.C., Maryland and Virginia move to create a Metro safety oversight panel.

D.C.’s Public Schools Select New Lunch Providers

Wednesday, May 25 2016D.C. Public Schools is abandoning longtime school food provider Chartwells in the wake of allegations of poor food quality and fraud, and it's moving forward with new vendors for 2016. But questions remain about the selection process and future oversight.

Creating A D.C. State Constitution

Wednesday, May 25 2016We explore the historic process of crafting a constitution for D.C. statehood nearly three decades after the last attempt, and find out how drafters are preparing for the June constitutional convention.