Maryland

The Politics Hour - Dec. 13, 2013

D.C. Council Member Jim Graham (D-Ward 1) joins Kojo and Tom Sherwood to chat about his decision to run for reelection.

The Politics Hour - Dec. 6, 2013

Prince William Board of County Supervisors Chairman Corey Stewart (R) and D.C. Council Member Vincent Orange join Kojo and Tom Sherwood in the studio.

The Evolving Job Of Public School Principal

Monday, Nov 25, 2013 at 1:06 p.m.

Today's public school principals juggle a dizzying array of responsibilities. We explore the evolving job of the public school principal and their impact on school performance.

The Politics Hour - Nov. 22, 2013

Friday, Nov 22, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

A breakdown in mental health care services contributes to a tragedy for a prominent Virginia lawmaker. Construction bumps continue to plague the Silver Spring Transit Center. And D.C. planners put the brakes on revising building height limits. Join us for our weekly review of the politics, policies and personalities of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.

The Politics Hour - Nov. 15, 2013

D.C. Council Chairman Phil Mendelson joins the Politics Hour team in the studio.

The Politics Hour - Nov. 8, 2013

Tom Sherwood and Kojo make sense of the results of this week's elections in Virginia and look ahead to big races looming in D.C. and Maryland next year.

Marin Alsop At Home And Abroad

Monday, Nov 4, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Conductor Marin Alsop leads the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. Kojo talks with Alsop about upcoming concerts close to home and her forays onto the international stage.

The Politics Hour - Oct 25, 2013

Friday, Oct 25, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Jolene Ivey, a Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor of Maryland, and John Bell, a Democratic candidate for the Virginia House of Delegates, join Kojo and Tom Sherwood.

The Politics Hour - Oct 18, 2013

Kojo and Tom Sherwood chat with D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray and Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker.

The Politics Hour - Oct 11, 2013

Kojo and Tom chat with David Ramadan, the Republican who represents Virginia's 87th district in the commonwealth's House of Delegates, and soon-to-be Democratic D.C. Council candidate Charles Allen.

The Politics Hour - Oct 4, 2013

Maryland Attorney General Douglas Gansler, a Democratic candidate for governor in 2014, joins Kojo and Tom Sherwood in the studio.

The Politics Hour - September 27, 2013

D.C. Council Member David Catania (I - At Large) joins Kojo and Tom Sherwood in the studio.

The Politics Hour - Sept 20, 2013

D.C. mayoral candidate Tommy Wells joins Kojo and Tom, along with Robert Sarvis, the Libertarian candidate for governor in Virginia.

The Politics Hour - Sept 13, 2013

Friday, Sep 13, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Stephen Cordi, the District's deputy chief financial officer, joins Kojo and Tom Sherwood in the studio.

West Maryland? A Secessionist Movement Brewing In The Free State

Thursday, Sep 12, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Maryland is one of the original 13 American colonies, but there's a movement underway pushing for its Western counties to break away and form their own state.

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