A Virginia State Senator joins us to talk about the ongoing struggle to pass a budget in the Commonwealth. A former Obama appointee tells us why he's running for Prince George's County executive. From Metro to Medicaid, we talk about the week's biggest regional news on the Politics Hour.
Dominion Virginia Power is at the center of one of the region’s hottest environmental debates – stemming from Dominion’s plans to drain coal ash ponds near local bodies of water. But a recent WAMU 88.5 investigation shed light on how Dominion may be asserting its political influence in the process. Kojo chats with WAMU 88.5 reporter Patrick Madden.
- Patrick Madden Reporter, WAMU 88.5 News
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