New proposed legislation threatens some of the power D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser exercises over education in the District. Rep. Jamie Raskin is running for a second term in Congress, pledging to protect Maryland's air and federal workers. They both join us in studio.
It’s one of the few beneficiaries of today’s brutal economic climate: the public library. More people are using D.C. libraries than ever before, yet the city is being forced to scale back library services because of a budget shortfall. We’ll learn more about the recession’s impact, and hear more about the flurry of new construction being planned for the libraries in the next few years.
- Ginnie Cooper Chief Librarian, D.C. Public Library
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