Monday, Mar 16 12 p.m. (ET)

Utility Bills, Regulation and Your Pocketbook

At a time when many Maryland households are experiencing record-high utility bills, some lawmakers are revisiting their decision a decade ago to deregulate the local energy industry. Join Kojo to hear what "rational RE-regulation"...

Monday, Mar 16 12:33 p.m. (ET)

Housing for D.C.’s Homeless

It's been nearly one year since D.C. Mayor Adrian Fenty announced plans to move hundreds of the city's chronically homeless residents into permanent housing. The program is one of a number around the country that provide the homeless with...

Monday, Mar 16 1 p.m. (ET)

A New International Anti-Drug Strategy?

Ten years ago, United Nations member states launched a campaign to eradicate all narcotics, under the banner "A Drug Free World - we can do it." This week, those same members will meet to hammer out a new multilateral platform, even as...

Monday, Mar 16 1:45 p.m. (ET)

Pakistan’s Lawyers Declare Victory

After two years of street protests and heated disputes with their government, lawyers in Pakistan are celebrating today. The nation's leaders announced this morning that they will reinstate a group of deposed judges -- including the...

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The Politics Hour — March 16, 2018

Friday, Mar 16 2018Maryland Senator Ben Cardin joins us to talk about the youth movement against gun violence, Russian sanctions, and more. D.C. Councilmember Mary Cheh shares her thoughts on relief for high water bills and news that D.C. Public Schools is taking over an all girls charter school.