D.C. Public Schools are in the spotlight once again after another scandal leads to the Chancellor's resignation. No women represent Maryland in Congress, but five have been chosen as candidates for Lt. Governor. And details emerge about what Prince George's County offered and why it wasn't chosen by Amazon to host their new headquarters.
Virginia is home to one of the largest communities of military and military-related personnel anywhere in the United States. Those active-duty service members, military families, veterans and civilian Defense Department workers are an important part of the fabric of our community, and the industries they work in shape our region. Kojo discusses what it means to represent their unique interests with Virginia Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine.
*Note: This is part of our “Kojo in Your Community” series and was recorded live the evening of July 21 at Synetic Theater in Arlington.
- Tim Kaine Member, U.S. Senate (D-Va.); Former Governor of Virginia; Former Chairman, Democratic National Committee
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