Archive for category Prince George's County March 2015

Alsobrooks Discusses MD General Assembly Session, New Indiana Law Causing Concerns with the NCAA

March 27, 2015 - 12:57 PM
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State Sen. C. Anthony Muse (D-Prince George’s) talked about his proposal to block Executive Baker’s property tax increase.

Prince George’s County State’s Attorney Angela Alsobrooks discusses the measures she is tracking during the Maryland General Assembly's session.

Amanda Terkel from the Huffington Post talked about the NCAA expressing “concern” about a new Indiana law allowing businesses to deny service to LGBT people.

In our Friday Focus on You, the Washington Animal Rescue League’s Dan Shillitoe has a spring pet health checklist.

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The Baker Budget; NFL Star Quits Over Health Worries

March 18, 2015 - 12:53 PM
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The political and legal implications of County Executive Baker's budget proposal. We talked with journalist Miranda Spivack, Chamber president David Harrington and civic activist Judy Robinson.
Then: the retirement of an NFL star sets off new questions about player safety. We talked with Washington Post deputy sports editor Cindy Boren and 106.7 The Fan's Michael Williams.
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Baker Unveils 2016 Budget Proposal; NCAA Tournament; NFL Free Agency

March 16, 2015 - 01:47 PM
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Prince George's Executive Rushern Baker and Schools CEO Kevin Maxwell talked about the executive's proposed FY '16 budget, which would raise property taxes to fund an increase in education.

Then, we took a look at the upcoming NCAA tournament from Monica McNutt. Watch today's full hour in the clips below. Click "Continue Reading" to see segments 2 through 4.

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Immigration; Potholes; Fitness Supplements

March 13, 2015 - 03:38 PM
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Should babies born to undocumented mothers on U.S. soil automatically be considered citizens? We covered opposing views.

AAA's John Townsend talked about the impact potholes are having on our commutes and our cars.

And personal trainer Josef Brandenburg sorted out the confusing claims of fitness supplements.

Watch today's full hour in the clips below. Click "Continue Reading" to see segments 2 through 4.

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MD Race; Smoking Lawsuit; Journey to Selma

March 12, 2015 - 03:21 PM
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Former Prince George’s State’s Attorney Glenn Ivey talked about the growing support for the Bob McDonnell appeal and his bid for the House seat now held by Rep. Donna Edwards.

Washingtonian’s Harry Jaffe discussed the lawsuit filed by a D.C. family against neighbors who smoke.

And Peaceoholics co-founder and two D.C.-area youth talked about their recent trip to Selma. Watch the full hour in the clips below. Click "Continue Reading" to see segments 2 and 3.

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