New proposed legislation threatens some of the power D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser exercises over education in the District. Rep. Jamie Raskin is running for a second term in Congress, pledging to protect Maryland's air and federal workers. They both join us in studio.
According to a report released last week, the number of deaths related to HIV/AIDS has dropped significantly in the nation’s capital. But the data also found that more than 2 percent of the city’s population is living with the disease — levels that still qualify as epidemic. We explore the latest report card data on the prevalence of HIV/AIDS in Washington and where the city can continue to make progress.
- Walter Smith Executive Director, D.C. Appleseed
- Michael Kharfen Director, HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis, STD and TB Administration, D.C. Department of Health
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