Monday, Jul 21 12 p.m. (ET)

Metro General Manager John Catoe

It's been a challenging summer for the region's public transportation system. Ridership is soaring, as commuters ditch gas-guzzling cars in favor of bus and rail. But the system is grappling with major maintenance issues and an uncertain...

Monday, Jul 21 1 p.m. (ET)

Local Perspectives on Fannie Mae / Freddie Mac

The troubles facing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are wreaking havoc on economies around the world. But the turmoil could have unique ripple effects in the Washington region. Both companies employ thousands of area residents. They also...

Monday, Jul 21 1:32 p.m. (ET)

Rethinking Our Nation’s Backyard

Planners have floated a sweeping vision to make the monumental core of downtown Washington more open and inviting. Their wish list includes the demolition of eyesore buildings and the construction of boardwalks, pedestrian bridges, a new...

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The Politics Hour — March 23, 2018

Friday, Mar 23 2018Montgomery 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.