A WNDC Politics Hour with jonetta rose barras
Thursday, September 26, 2019 (lunchtime)
TIME: 1-2pm | Bar opens at 11:30am | Lunch served at 12:15pm
TYPE: Speaker Luncheon
Join us for a discussion on the latest happenings in the District of Columbia with jonetta rose barras. jonetta rose barras will discuss the status of statehood, the District’s budget, the up-coming election in Ward 2, and development and big business in DC, among other topics of interest to all District residents.
A best-selling author and award-winning journalist, Ms. barras has become a Washington, DC institution. She has written investigative reports, breaking news stories, and opinion editorials for many of the media organizations in the nation’s capital, including the Washington Post, Washington Examiner, Washington City Paper, and Washington Times. She hosted her own weekly radio show for 5 years on the 50,000-watt WPFW-FM radio station in Washington, DC. Following that stint, she served for more than 6 years as political analyst and co-host for the NPR affiliate WAMU-FM radio show, The Politics Hour with Kojo and Jonetta. She currently writes a weekly column for the online news site THEDCLine.org.
PRICE: $25 members | $30 non-members | $10 lecture only