D.C. Councilmember Brianne Nadeau talks about her proposed legislation, from changing how sugary drinks are taxed to making diaper changing tables more accessible to men. Then, Alexandria Mayor Justin Wilson joins us to talk about the city's proposed budget and a local government exchange program with Norton, Virginia.
Guest Host: Jennifer Golbeck
In December 2015, officials in Montgomery County, Md., announced that local programs effectively ended veteran homelessness there. Kojo explores what solutions the county put in place – and what pieces of their plan could be replicated in other parts of our region and around the country.
- Susie Sinclair-Smith Executive Director, Montgomery County Coalition for the Homeless
- Julie Zauzmer Reporter, The Washington Post
- Ismail Meredith Army veteran
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