Maryland 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.
Thanks to celebrity chefs and a thriving foodie culture, Washington’s restaurant scene is hot. But look behind the menu and you’ll find cooks, busboys and waiters working long hours with no benefits or sick leave. Join Kojo as he explores the labor and wage concerns of DC area restaurant workers.
- Jose Oliva National Policy Coordinator, Restaurant Opportunities Centers
- Michael Selmi Professor, The George Washington University Law School, teaching employment discrimination and employment law
- Tim Carman Food Writer, Washington City Paper
Most Recent Shows
Facing Calls For Dismissal, Prince George’s Schools CEO Kevin Maxwell Attends To Crisis Of Confidence
An investigation into Prince George's County Public Schools last fall found inflated graduation rates, too many excused absences and overly lax grading. How will the county fix its school's problems?
We check in with D.C.'s police chief to discuss his first year of policing the nation's capital.
80 degree days, windstorms, floods, droughts and bomb cyclones. We're all coping with a changing climate, but what happens when your livelihood depends on the weather?