Virginia

A Scandal Deepens For Virginia's First Family

Wednesday, Jul 10, 2013 at 1:06 p.m.

We explore the latest developments into the federal and state investigations into Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his family -- and gifts they've allegedly received from a prominent businessman in the commonwealth.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Jun 28, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Kojo and Tom Sherwood sit down with Abigail Smith, D.C.'s deputy mayor for education.

Your Turn

Thursday, Jun 27, 2013 at 1:32 p.m.

It's your turn to weigh in on recent local and national headlines.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Jun 21, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker (D) joins Kojo and Tom Sherwood in the studio.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Jun 14, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Kojo and Tom Sherwood sit down with U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia Ronald Machen to chat about the recent prosecution of local corruption cases.

A Tale Of Two Sequesters

Monday, Jun 10, 2013 at 12:20 p.m.

Three months after the federal budget cuts known as the sequester took effect, some say the exercise has proved relatively painless, but others insist programs serving the most needy are taking damaging hits. We examine the sequester's local impact and explore how the budget cuts will continue to unfold.

The Politics Hour

Kojo and Tom chat with Deborah Hersman, chair of the National Transportation Safety Board, and Jack Evans, longtime member of the D.C. Council and soon-to-be mayoral candidate.

The Politics Hour

Friday, May 31, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Kojo and Tom Sherwood sit down with Heather Mizeur, a potential Democratic candidate for governor in Maryland.

The Politics Hour

Friday, May 24, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

D.C. Council Member Tommy Wells (D-Ward 6), fresh off an official launch of his mayoral campaign, joins Kojo and Tom in the studio.

The Politics Hour

Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

D.C. Council Member Marion Barry (D-Ward 8) and Arlington County Board Chairman Walter Tejada (D) join Kojo and Tom Sherwood in the studio.

The Politics Hour

Friday, May 3, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

D.C. Taxi Commissioner Ron Linton and Nicholaus Kipke, the new minority leader of the Maryland House of Delegates, join us in studio.

Virginia Ethics Investigations

Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Virginia law doesn't require elected officials to disclose gifts given to their family members, but Gov. Bob McDonnell is facing questions about a donor picking up the $15,000 catering bill for his daughter's 2011 wedding. A reporter covering the story brings us up to speed on the players involved and possible fallout.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Apr 26, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Kojo and Tom Sherwood take stock of D.C.'s recent special election and ponder the future of the region's politics.

Food Trucks: From The City To The Suburbs?

Wednesday, Apr 24, 2013 at 1:06 p.m.

A look at changing regulations for food trucks in the District and the suburbs.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Apr 19, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) joins Kojo and Tom Sherwood in the studio.

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