It's been two years since an unarmed man, 25-year-old Bijan Ghaisar, was shot and killed by police in Fairfax County. Kojo sits down with Bijan's family to discuss their quest for answers.
President Obama released a budget proposal today with broad implications for the Washington region. U.S. Rep. Gerald Connolly represents a district close enough to D.C. that he could take Metro to work if he wanted to — a district that’s also home to thousands of federal workers. Kojo chats with Connolly about what he sees at stake for his constituents and the D.C. region in the year ahead, and in the upcoming debate over the president’s budget plan.
- Gerry Connolly Member, U.S. House of Representatives (D-VA, 11th District);
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