dc politics

What are Wells’s plans for DC?

From affordable housing to better schools, healthcare and transportation to bringing ethics and transparency to a city government which has made missteps along the way, Ward Six Councilman Tommy Wells is aiming to advance his leadership beyond his own ward.

Host Jamila Bey spoke with Wells to discuss his vision for a Washington, D.C., that’s a model for the country.


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Progressive Activist Returns to DC Airwaves

Longtime progressive activist, broadcaster and boxing manager Rock Newman is returning to the D.C. airwaves this weekend with a new show called the Rock Newman Show.

Host Jamila Bey spoke with Newman to discuss his return and what issues he plans to tackle.

GOP Analyst: Republicans Suffering From Likeability Issues, Ignorance

The nation’s capital is as polarized as ever and politicians have done nothing but blame one another for the problems, refusing to compromise. Still, some predict there is a promising future, but it’s going to require all of both parties and some hard truths to be acknowledged by the GOP.

Host Jamila Bey spoke with Tim Young, a GOP analyst and managing editor of AbsoluteRights.com, to discuss the GOP’s refusal to participate in the give-and-take required to see political progress in D.C.