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.

The Politics Hour

Virginia Del. Jennifer McClellan (D) and Maryland State's Attorney for Prince George's County Angela Alsobrooks join us in studio.

DC Public Libraries

Wednesday, Sep 26, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Amid fanfare over the many new and renovated libraries around the District, debate continues over what to do with the historic Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, designed by modern master Mies van der Rohe.

The Politics Hour

U.S. Rep. John Sarbanes (D-Md.) sits down with Kojo and Tom Sherwood in the studio.

Public Vandalism Or Public Art?

Thursday, Sep 20, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

From illegal graffiti to large-scale, city commissioned murals, the District is home to a range of street art. We look at official and unofficial art on the walls and buildings around our region.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Sep 14, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Tracing the fallout from the massive teachers strike in Virginia back to the debates over education reform in the District of Columbia.

Modernizing D.C.'s Taxis

Monday, Sep 10, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

D.C.'s move to install credit card readers in taxis is on hold as competing companies contest the contract for the devices. We update the effort to improve the taxi experience for D.C. riders.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Sep 7, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Virginia gets the VIP treatment at the Democratic National Convention, while the District and Maryland watch from the nosebleed seats.

D.C. Voting Rights, Democracy And The DNC

Monday, Sep 3, 2012 at 12:20 p.m.

Will advocates for D.C. voting rights advance their cause when Democrats meet in Charlotte, N.C., this week for their national convention?

The Politics Hour

Friday, Aug 31, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Kojo joins the Politics Hour gang live from Tampa, where he's been covering the Republican National Convention.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Aug 24, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

NAACP President and CEO Benjamin Jealous joins the Politics Hour crew to chat about what he feels is at stake in this year's elections and how they are conducted.

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