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.
Guest Host: Michael Martinez
Days after the deadly shooting at Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Fla., legislators rallied in Washington for a 15-hour “filibuster” in support of a tighter background checks for certain gun buyers. But while the deadliest mass shooting in recent history spurred many to call their congressional representatives for tighter gun laws, it remains to be seen if any measure can gain momentum on Capitol Hill. Kojo examines the seemingly-cyclical gun debate with one of our region’s federal lawmakers, U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.).
- Tim Kaine Member, U.S. Senate (D-Va.); Former Governor of Virginia; Former Chairman, Democratic National Committee
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