The Politics Hour

Outgoing Virginia Democratic Party Chairman Brian Moran and D.C. Council Member Kenyan McDuffie (D-Ward 5) join us in the studio.

Remembering Lawrence Guyot

Monday, Nov 26, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Lawrence Guyot's lifetime of activism spanned from the Mississippi Freedom Summer to local debates about the future of Ward 1 in Washington, D.C.

"Snow-Storm in August:" D.C.'s First Race Riot (Rebroadcast)

Friday, Nov 23, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

In 1835, a drunken slave entered his mistress' bedroom with an axe, setting in motion events that would lead to Washington's first race riot. We learn about the fascinating, and nearly forgotten, characters involved in the incident and its aftermath.

D.C. Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson

Wednesday, Nov 14, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

On Tuesday, D.C. Public Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson released a list of local schools slated for closure due to low enrollment and under-performance.

The Politics Hour

U.S. Rep. Gerald Connolly (D-Va.) and D.C. Council member-elect Davis Grosso (I- At-Large) join us in the studio.

Election 2012: Analyzing The Results

An early look at the results of Tuesday's election and what they mean both for the Washington region and the rest of the country.

The Politics Hour

Our conversation with the at-large candidates for the D.C. Council continues with less than a week to Election Day.

Hurricane Sandy: Weather Update And The Region's Roads

Monday, Oct 29, 2012 at 1:06 p.m.

We get an update on emerging weather patterns and conditions on Maryland, Virginia and D.C. roads.

The Politics Hour

Kojo and Tom Sherwood chat with a group of candidates competing for at-large seats on the D.C. Council.

Kojo Nnamdi Show-Washington City Paper Poll

Thursday, Oct 25, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

We explore a new Kojo Nnamdi Show-Washington City Paper poll of 1,222 registered D.C. voters to reveal what locals think of recent political controversies and quality of life issues.

The Politics Hour

Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker (D) joins us in the studio.

The Politics Hour

Maryland Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown (D) hangs out with the Politics Hour crew in the studio.

Kojo In Your Community: Changing Neighborhoods And Changing Schools

Thursday, Oct 11, 2012 at 1:06 p.m.

Columbia Heights is at ground zero of loaded conversations about the relationship between D.C.'s shifting demographics and the future of its schools.

Broadcast Blues: Why The Nats' Playoff Game Is On MLB Network

Wednesday, Oct 10, 2012 at 1:06 p.m.

Most area baseball fans won't be able to watch today's Washington Nationals playoff game on television because it's airing exclusively on Major League Baseball's cable network. We find out why that is, and examine trends in sports broadcasting.

The Politics Hour

The Nats are in the playoffs, and the Politics Hour crew is kicking it into overdrive.

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