As deer hunting begins in Maryland, we discuss different means for deer population management, including a controversial program in Montgomery County that allows bow hunting on park lands.
As the Washington Nationals’ try to reconfigure their batting order for opening day, D.C. officials consider how to rename RFK Stadium, and how much they’ll pay for a new Anacostia waterfront ballpark. It’s time to play ball…
on the D.C. Politics Hour with Kojo and Jonetta.
- Jonetta Rose Barras WAMU resident political analyst and columnist for "The Examiner"
- Eric Fisher Sports Business Writer, The Washington Times
- Mark Tuohey Chairman of the D.C. Sports and Entertainment Commission
- Marty Knisely Director, DC Department of Mental Health
- Dr. Clifford Janey Superintendent, DC Public Schools
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