Kojo chats with two reporters who spent the past year following the launch of Ron Brown College Preparatory High School, D.C.'s new school for boys of color. Their stories are now featured in "Raising Kings," a collaboration between NPR and Education Week.
DACA, or Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, is an Obama-era immigration policy that eased work and residency restrictions for certain immigrant youth. Donald Trump vowed to end it when he was a candidate for the presidency. We discuss what a repeal of DACA could mean for immigrant youth in the region, and the effect that federal immigration policy is having locally.
- Ana Sol Gutierrez Maryland State Delegate (D- Dist. 18, Montgomery County); former member of Montgomery County Board of Education
- David Albo Member, Virginia House of Delegates (R-Springfield); @davealbo
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