Virginia

The Politics Hour

Friday, Jul 6, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Kojo and the Politics Hour gang chat with D.C. Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton (D) and Montgomery County Executive "Ike" Leggett (D).

Future Of The Silver Line

Tuesday, Jul 3, 2012 at 1:06 p.m.

Extending rail service to Loudoun County is about more than transportation. We explore the political and societal aspects of the Silver Line.

Strolling Through History: Civil War Tourism Around DC

Monday, Jul 2, 2012 at 1:06 p.m.

As the nation marks the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, we explore well-known and well-hidden landmarks in the Washington region.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Jun 29, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Kojo and Tom Sherwood analyze the week's action at the U.S. Supreme Court from a local perspective.

Supreme Court Upholds Federal Health Care Law

Thursday, Jun 28, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Analysis of today's Supreme Court ruling, which largely upheld the Obama administration's signature health care law.

The University Of Virginia Reverses Course

Wednesday, Jun 27, 2012 at 1:06 p.m.

The University of Virginia Board of Visitors unanimously reinstated President Teresa Sullivan yesterday, two weeks after the same governing body demanded her resignation.

Making Sense Of Upheavals At University Of Virginia

Monday, Jun 25, 2012 at 12:26 p.m.

How did a debate over the future of public higher education devolve into a messy, power struggle in Charlottesville?

The Politics Hour

Friday, Jun 22, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Kojo and Tom chat with D.C. Council Member Michael Brown, I-At Large.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Jun 15, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Kojo and Tom Sherwood chat with Phil Mendelson, interim chair of the D.C. Council.

The Fight For The Old Dominion: Analyzing Virginia's Primaries

Wednesday, Jun 13, 2012 at 1:06 p.m.

Kojo talks to experts about the results of this week's primary elections in Virginia.

Resurrecting The Chesapeake's Culinary History

Wednesday, Jun 13, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Chef Spike Gjerde is trying to reconnect eaters to our region's rich culinary history. Few other restaurants can and pickle their own locally grown produce for use later in the year. And even fewer convince local farmers to start growing once popular but now unknown vegetables.

State Health Care Systems: Bracing For A Supreme Court Decision

Monday, Jun 11, 2012 at 1:06 p.m.

As Maryland and Virginia await a U.S. Supreme Court ruling on the Affordable Care Act--also known as Obamacare--they have taken different approaches to a looming 2014 deadline.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Jun 8, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Kojo and the gang analyze the resignation of D.C.'s second-highest elected official, Council Chairman Kwame Brown.

American Graduate: A Teacher Town Hall on Dropouts

Thursday, Jun 7, 2012 at 1:06 p.m.

How can we prevent students giving up on high school? Passionate teachers from across the region share stories and offer solutions for changing lives by helping students stay in school.

Car-Free In And Around D.C.

Monday, Jun 4, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

We explore the progress made--and obstacles that remain--by individuals and governments in efforts to be less dependent on cars.

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