The Politics Hour

Friday, Aug 17, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

The campaign trail cuts through The Politics Hour. Tim Kaine, former Virginia governor and current Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate, joins the crew in the studio.

A Recipe For Corruption: Jack Abramoff's Restaurants

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Kojo chats with Jack Abramoff, the infamous former lobbyist who served prison time on corruption charges, about how he used the restaurant he owned to influence lawmakers.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Aug 10, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Virginia Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling (R) sits down with Tom Sherwood and Kojo.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Aug 3, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

As the Maryland General Assembly gears up for a special session on gambling, Comptroller Peter Franchot joins us in the studio.

Vamos United: The Future Of Pro Soccer In D.C.

Thursday, Aug 2, 2012 at 1:06 p.m.
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Since its inaugural season in 1996, D.C. United has won numerous trophies and built one of the most loyal fan bases in Major League Soccer. After hitting a rough patch in recent years, United has seen promising developments on and off the...

The Politics Hour

Friday, Jul 27, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Robert Spagnoletti, the chairman of D.C.'s new Board of Ethics and Government Accountability, joins the Politics Hour crew in the studio.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Jul 20, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

D.C. Council member David Catania sits down with the Politics Hour crew.

The District's Political Crisis: What Comes Next?

Thursday, Jul 19, 2012 at 1:06 p.m.

A new Washington Post poll finds that a majority of District residents believe Gray should resign. It's Your Turn to weigh in on the political crisis in the District.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Jul 13, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Irvin Nathan, the attorney general for the District of Columbia, joins the Politics Hour gang in the studio.

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

Wednesday, Jul 11, 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.

Traffic Camera Technology

Tuesday, Jul 10, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Traffic cameras have polarized communities. But new high tech systems may be changing our driving habits. Tech Tuesday explores how automated camera systems work.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Jul 6, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Kojo and the Politics Hour gang chat with D.C. Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton (D) and Montgomery County Executive "Ike" Leggett (D).

Future Of The Silver Line

Tuesday, Jul 3, 2012 at 1:06 p.m.

Extending rail service to Loudoun County is about more than transportation. We explore the political and societal aspects of the Silver Line.

Strolling Through History: Civil War Tourism Around DC

Monday, Jul 2, 2012 at 1:06 p.m.

As the nation marks the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, we explore well-known and well-hidden landmarks in the Washington region.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Jun 29, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Kojo and Tom Sherwood analyze the week's action at the U.S. Supreme Court from a local perspective.

The Kojo Nnamdi Show is produced by member-supported WAMU 88.5 in Washington DC.