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.
Newspapers across the U.S. are dominated by presidential primaries and economic turmoil on Wall Street. But what are newspaper readers in Paris, Sao Paulo and Mexico City reading about? We talk with journalists abroad about the top headlines in their hometowns.
- Paulo Sotero Director of the Brazil Institute, Woodrow Wilson Center; Contributing Columnist, "O Estado De Sao Paulo"
- Olivier Da Lage Deputy Editor and Chief, Radio France International
- Jose Carreno Op-ed Page Editor, El Universal (Mexico)
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