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.
Guest Host: Marc Fisher
It’s an organic vegetable garden on the nation’s front yard. Last year, the U.S. Department of Agriculture established “The People’s Garden Initiative”– a program to plant more than 300 sustainable gardens across the country. We’ll meet the horticulturalist who’s growing peas, tomatoes and eggplants along Independence Avenue.
- Livia Marques Special Assistant for Horticultural Crops, United States Department of Agriculture; Director, the People's Garden Initiative
USDA Expands “The People’s Garden” (2009)
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