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.
If you’ve ever renovated a property or applied for a business permit in the District, you’ve dealt with the D.C. Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs. The agency has long been plagued with complaints about slow processing times, and recent reports have criticized the agency’s oversight of District properties. But the agency can also point to progress, including a new online “one stop portal” for businesses. We speak with the Director about the challenge of overseeing the central regulatory agency in a booming city.
- Melinda Bolling Director, D.C. Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs (DCRA) @DCRA
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