Are members of Congress benefiting from the AIG bailout? In the first segment of today’s show, Marc spoke with Congressman Elijah Cummings (Maryland’s 7th District) on the issue of the millions of dollars in bonuses set to reach many AIG executives and nearly 30 members of Congress. Is this how our hard-earned tax dollars should be utilized?
In the second segment of today’s show, March interviewed 4 participants of this year’s Urbanite Project. The Urbanite Project is an annual special issue brings together a diverse selection of Baltimoreans to
collaborate together on the ideas and problems they find most
Today’s panelists included:
- Catherine Pancake, artist, cultural worker, documentary filmmaker
- Dru Schmidt-Perkins, Executive Director of 1000 Friends of Maryland
- Luis Flores, artist and teacher at Baltimore School for the Arts
- Sam Collins, Associate Professor of Anthropology and Assistant Chair for the Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Criminal Justice at Towson University