Friday, Jul 22 • 12 p.m. (ET)
A U.S. Senator from Virginia lands on the shortlist for Democratic VP pick. D.C.'s statehood proposal gets a cool reception in Cleveland. And Maryland's Republican governor attends a local crab fest in lieu of his party's convention.
Thursday, Jul 21 • 12:30 p.m. (ET)
In the play "Yellowman," a dark-skinned woman and light-skinned man fall in love in a community fraught with class and color barriers.
Thursday, Jul 21 • 12 p.m. (ET)
Some of D.C.'s free summer concerts are struggling to hold onto the audiences they built long ago. We explore the landscape for free summer music in D.C., and what the concerts at places like Fort Dupont have contributed to the fabric of the city.
Wednesday, Jul 20 • 12:34 p.m. (ET)
Every four to eight years, D.C. is flooded with energized staffers, fresh off a campaign win for president — or Congress — who flow into the area. We talk with author Jennifer Close and White House correspondent Kate Bennett about how politicians and their staff shape the region around us.
Wednesday, Jul 20 • 12 p.m. (ET)
Kojo explores how a recalculation of federal rent subsidies could impact neighborhoods and the upward mobility of poor families in our region.
Tuesday, Jul 19 • 12:40 p.m. (ET)
Out with a self-published memoir, former Washington sports team co-owner Ireme Pollin sits down with Kojo to reflect on her "unexpected" life.