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.
Guest Host: Jen Golbeck
Students at Alexandria City Public Schools are speaking up about racially discriminatory discipline practices at their schools and a new report looking at the hard data backs up their claims. We explore how Alexandria compares to the rest of Virginia and the challenge of eliminating racial bias in discipline at local schools.
- Salem Tesfin Student, T.C. Williams High School, Alexandria, Virginia
- Angela Ciolfi Legal Director, JustChildren Program, Legal Aid Justice Center
- Jennifer Farmer Managing Director of Communications, Advancement Project
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