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Analysis: Redskins, Confrontation At Capitol, And Minimum Wage

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D.C.'s leaders challenged Democrats in Congress and President Obama over the government shutdown, meanwhile the District, and Montgomery and Prince George's Counties consider a regional minimum wage hike and Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder responds again to continuing calls to change the team's name.

Washington Post columnist Robert McCartney, joined WAMU Morning Edition host Matt McCleskey to discuss the week's news.

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Can A Canadian Prime Minister Be An Action Hero? Marvel Comics Thinks So

Justin Trudeau has had a varied career — bouncer, snowboard instructor, Canada's prime minister. Now he's a Marvel Comics action hero.
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Is Virginia The Birthplace Of Southern Barbecue?

We speak with two food writers about tracing the roots of barbecue to local Powhatan Indian slow-cooking.

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Results From Congressional Primary Races And New Concerns About Hacks Into State Voting Systems

Join us to discuss results from primary challenges to Republican Senator John McCain, Democratic Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz and others and new concerns possible Russian hackers breaking into U.S. state voting systems.

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Results From Congressional Primary Races And New Concerns About Hacks Into State Voting Systems

Join us to discuss results from primary challenges to Republican Senator John McCain, Democratic Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz and others and new concerns possible Russian hackers breaking into U.S. state voting systems.

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