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Shaping the City with Roger Lewis

Thursday, Jun 30, 2011 at 12:06 p.m.

Half a century ago, historically and architecturally significant buildings were routinely torn down in the United States. Much has changed in the last fifty years and we'll consider Americans' changing attitude and approach to historic...

Understanding Your Neighborhood Through Twitter...

Tech Tuesday explores local political culture through social media, and gets a primer on Twitter jargon and hashtags.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Jun 17, 2011 at 12:06 p.m.

Kojo and Tom Sherwood chat with U.S. Rep Jim Moran and Ingrid Turner, chair of the Prince George's County Council.

BRAC: Basics

Monday, Jun 6, 2011 at 12:06 p.m.

With changes looming, we talk about what BRAC is, why it exists and how communities cope. First of a four part series.

The Politics Hour

Friday, May 27, 2011 at 12:06 p.m.

Maryland's Attorney General Doug Gansler joins us in studio.

DC Property Tax

Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at 1:32 p.m.

Has D.C. been missing out on millions of dollars in tax revenue? Some say 'yes' and an investigation is underway.

The Politics Hour

Friday, May 20, 2011 at 12:06 p.m.

Kojo and Tom Sherwood chat with Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker (D).

Shaping the City with Roger Lewis: D.C.'s Height Limit

Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 12:06 p.m.

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray plans to explore relaxing the city's building height limit east of the Anacostia River. We examine how that would impact the city's economy.

The Politics Hour

Friday, May 13, 2011 at 12:06 p.m.

Kojo and Tom Sherwood chat with Gino Renne, president of the Municipal and County Government Employees Organization in Montgomery County and Elissa Silverman of the D.C. Fiscal Policy Institute.

Your Turn

Wednesday, May 11, 2011 at 1:42 p.m.

You set the agenda and drive the conversation.

"Performance" Prices For D.C.'s Parking Meters?

Wednesday, May 11, 2011 at 12:06 p.m.

Why urban planners say free or low-cost street parking is to blame for many of our traffic and transportation problems.

Behind The National Arboretum

Monday, Apr 25, 2011 at 12:40 p.m.

We chat with Colien Hefferan, the director of the U.S. National Arboretum.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Apr 22, 2011 at 12:06 p.m.

We chat with Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley and Sharon Bulova, the chair of the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors.

The Rise and Fall of Baseball in D.C.

Wednesday, Apr 20, 2011 at 12:06 p.m.

We explore what's behind the rise and fall of the popularity of baseball in District - and whether D.C. can claim to be a "baseball town."

D.C.'s Fire & EMS Chief Kenneth Ellerbe

Monday, Apr 18, 2011 at 12:06 p.m.

We chat with D.C. Fire and EMS Chief Kenneth Ellerbe.

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