A Virginia State Senator joins us to talk about the ongoing struggle to pass a budget in the Commonwealth. A former Obama appointee tells us why he's running for Prince George's County executive. From Metro to Medicaid, we talk about the week's biggest regional news on the Politics Hour.
The 113th Congress will likely be remembered for epic budget showdowns and partisan acrimony. But this Wednesday, the House of Representatives quietly, unanimously passed the “Chesapeake Bay Accountability Act.” The bill would change the way Bay cleanup efforts are coordinated and measured across ten federal agencies, six states, the District and more than a thousand local governments. Kojo talks with the bill’s sponsor.
- Rob Wittman Member, U.S. House of Representatives (R-VA, 1st District)
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