Monday, Jan 12 12 p.m. (ET)

Red, Blue and Purple Politics in Virginia

Virginia legislators return to work this week, facing bleak budgets and partisan gridlock. But some leaders in Richmond are holding out hope for new spending on education, transportation and social services. Kojo talks with two state...

Monday, Jan 12 12:35 p.m. (ET)

Education Politics in Maryland

Maryland faces a record budget deficit. But many leaders and activists insist that shouldn't keep them from making long-term investments in public higher education and local projects. As state lawmakers head to Annapolis for a new...

Monday, Jan 12 1 p.m. (ET)

Cuba: Past, Present & Future

Earlier this month, Cubans celebrated the fiftieth anniversary of the Cuban Revolution. With the island facing difficult economic stresses and lingering questions about leadership, we look at Cuba's past, present, and future -- and assess...

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