February 16, 2011 – Segment 3

Maryland’s census figures were released last week, with some surprises in the results.  Did you know that only 8.6% of households in Baltimore City are made up of “traditional” families – with 2 married parents raising kids?  Or that African American business ownership has increased by 61% in the Baltimore Area?  Today we unpack what these findings and more mean for our communities with:
Delegate Mary Washington, from Maryland’s 43rd District
Dr. Linda Loubert, Political Economist and Research Associate at the Institute for Urban Research at Morgan State University

Written by Marc Steiner

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