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.
Enrollment is booming at for-profit trade colleges, thanks in part to taxpayer-funded student loans. But critics say students are graduating with high debt and poor prospects for getting a job. We explore recruiting, financial aid, and employment rates in the for-profit sector.
- Harris Miller President, Career College Association
- Goldie Blumenstyk Senior Writer and "Financial Affairs" Columnist, Chronicle of Higher Education
- Barmak Nassirian Associate Executive Director, American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
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