D.C. Councilmember Charles Allen joins us to discuss his "sneaker subsidy" for those who dont drive to work. And At-Large Montgomery County Councilmember Marc Elrich will be in studio to talk about the fate of the Purple Line, the county budget, and his candidacy for County Executive.
A blast of winter weather brought traffic the nation’s capital to a standstill on Wednesday, creating treacherous road conditions during the evening commute. The chaos came as so many in the D.C. region were scrambling to prepare for what could be an historic blizzard this weekend. Kojo chats with D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser about what the city’s doing to prepare for the winter weather.
- Muriel Bowser Mayor, District of Columbia (D)
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