A Virginia State Senator joins us to talk about the ongoing struggle to pass a budget in the Commonwealth. A former Obama appointee tells us why he's running for Prince George's County executive. From Metro to Medicaid, we talk about the week's biggest regional news on the Politics Hour.
Washington, D.C. continues to experience an economic boom but some families are struggling as income inequality affects the ability to pay for housing and support young children. Kojo speaks with DC Action for Children and Families on the Rise
to explore why the inequalities continue to grow and what possible solutions exist for young families.
- Shana Bartley Acting Executive Director, DC Action for Children @ActforDChildren
- Louise Thorne CEO/Founder, Families On The Rise
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