Kojo speaks with Arlington Board Chair Katie Cristol about the Amazon HQ2 effect and D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine about his probe into the local Catholic Church and his office's legal challenges against the Trump administration.
Last Friday, Virginia utility company Dominion Energy announced it will not pursue a plan to build power lines along Carver Road in Prince William County. Many residents hold the area in high regard as a historic home for freed slaves and protested the plan, which many viewed as for the sole benefit of an Amazon data center. Kojo speaks with a local reporter who covered the dispute on what comes next.
- Antonio Olivo Staff writer for Washington Post; @aolivo
Most Recent Shows
Call in and share what’s on your mind ––from Amazon's plans to rebrand northern Virginia (National Landing, anyone?) to D.C.'s unanimously-passed restrictions on home sharing sites like AirBnB.
As many as 400,000 people across the commonwealth could qualify for health benefits under the expansion.
Montgomery County, Md. and Washington D.C. didn't make the cut for Amazon's HQ2, but they could still benefit -- and without having to pay out hefty incentives.