Maryland Senator Ben Cardin joins us to talk about the youth movement against gun violence, Russian sanctions, and more. D.C. Councilmember Mary Cheh shares her thoughts on relief for high water bills and news that D.C. Public Schools is taking over an all girls charter school.
With one week left to go before Maryland’s primary elections, Democratic candidates Chris Van Hollen and Donna Edwards are in the last stretch of a year-long race to distinguish themselves for the state’s open U.S. Senate seat. On trade in particular, both candidates have attempted to position themselves as the best representative of the American worker. Ahead of their face-off Kojo will examine Maryland’s economy and this race through the lens of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the largest trade deal in a generation.
- Lori Wallach Director of Public Citizen’s Global Trade Watch
- Joshua Meltzer Senior fellow in Global Economy and Development, Brookings Institute
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