D.C. Public Schools are in the spotlight once again after another scandal leads to the Chancellor's resignation. No women represent Maryland in Congress, but five have been chosen as candidates for Lt. Governor. And details emerge about what Prince George's County offered and why it wasn't chosen by Amazon to host their new headquarters.
Roughly a third of Washingtonians were born here, but there remains a stubborn myth about local D.C. — that very few people who live here are actually “from here.” A WAMU 88.5 reporter recently responded to a listener question about native Washingtonians and her investigation led to complicated conversations about race and the evolution of local communities. She joins us along with one of the local Washingtonians who helped her find answers.
- Ally Schweitzer Reporter, WAMU 88.5
- Jackie Snowden D.C. Resident; Former Teacher, D.C. Public Schools
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