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.
Over the last two decades, hundreds of thousands of children have been diagnosed with autism. Now parents and advocates are concerned about what will happen when those kids grow up. Kojo examines services and supports for adults with autism, and competing visions for a safety net that doesn’t yet exist.
- Sondra Cunningham President, Autism Society of America -District of Columbia chapter
- Cathy Pratt Director of the Indiana Resource Center for Autism; Chair, Autism Society of America Board of Directors
- Linda H. Davis President, SAGE Crossing Foundation; Author, most recently, of "Charles Addams: A Cartoonist's Life"
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