Congress 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.
Guest Host: Marc Fisher
Few public facilities shape neighborhoods as much as public libraries. The District is busy on this front – opening new libraries in places like Anacostia and rebuilding them in places like Tenleytown. But economic forces are changing how these libraries are operated and used.
- Ginnie Cooper Chief Librarian, D.C. Public Library
Most Recent Shows
A predominantly African American community in rural Prince George's County recently filed a federal civil rights complaint in response to plans to build a third power plant in one town, and fifth in the region.
An alleged rape occurred on a Metro train in mid-April. Why wasn't it in the news until this week?
D.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.