New proposed legislation threatens some of the power D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser exercises over education in the District. Rep. Jamie Raskin is running for a second term in Congress, pledging to protect Maryland's air and federal workers. They both join us in studio.
Four U.S. cities allow 16 and 17-year-olds to vote, including Maryland’s Takoma Park, Greenbelt and Hyattsville. D.C. Council member Charles Allen just introduced legislation that would lower voting age from 18 to 16. Kojo will discuss the proposal with Allen, a D.C. student journalist, and a former Takoma Park council member who was critical of the policy change in his city.
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