Montgomery County Councilmember Marc Elrich is running for County Executive with public financing and plans to take on developers. Kim R. Ford is challenging fourteen-term Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton for her seat. We talk to both of them about their campaigns and look at the biggest political news of the week.
Guest Host: Rebecca Roberts
With fresh tap water available in more than 95% of American homes, it’s surprising to find that 4 out of 5 consumers report drinking bottled water, and 1 out of 5 say it’s their sole water source. With bottled water sources ranging from mountain springs to chemically-treated tap water, we look at the popularity of bottled water and find out why some people are turning their backs on it.
- Joseph K. Doss President, International Bottled Water Association
- Janet Larsen Director of Research, Earth Policy Institute
- Keith Eshleman Hydrologist, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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