Virginia

Virginia 2013: Life Inside A Bellwether District

Monday, Oct 21, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

With just two weeks to Election Day, Kojo chats about the Virginia governor's race with a veteran political reporter who recently spent time in one of the commonwealth's true bellwether districts.

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.

Virginia 2013: Statewide Races With National Implications

Thursday, Oct 10, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Virginia's off-year races are commonly seen as a barometer of the national electorate's mood. We get the latest from the Old Dominion ahead of the election.

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.

Government Shutdown Day 2: Local Fallout

Wednesday, Oct 2, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

As the federal government shutdown entered its second day, legislators whose districts have been particularly hard hit began looking for ways to minimize the local impact.

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.

The Politics Hour - Sept 6, 2013

Friday, Sep 6, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

D.C. Democratic mayoral candidate Muriel Boswer joins the Politics Hour team in the studio.

The Politics Hour - Aug 30, 2013

D.C. Democratic mayoral candidate Jack Evans joins the Politics Hour gang in the studio.

The Politics Hour - Aug 23, 2013

Mark Herring, Virginia's Democratic candidate for attorney general, joins the Politics Hour crew in the studio.

The Politics Hour

Join us for our weekly review of the politics, policies, and personalities of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.

"Investment Immigration" And Virginia Politics

Tuesday, Aug 13, 2013 at 1:32 p.m.

We explore why a visa program designed to attract foreign investment in the United States is making waves in Virginia's gubernatorial race.

Bi-County Parkway And The Politics Of Transportation In Northern Virginia

Monday, Aug 12, 2013 at 1:27 p.m.

Transportation planners want to build a new 10-mile highway in Northern Virginia connecting Prince William and Loudoun counties, but community activists are mobilizing to stop it.

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