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Shaping The City: The GSA

As the Administrator of the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA), Dan Tangherlini is in charge of the more than 354 million square feet of office space in federal facilities located around the world. Tangherlini joins Kojo and architect Roger Lewis to chat about how the GSA shapes the face of Washington, D.C. - as well as communities elsewhere.

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Decades of industrialization have left the island reliant on imported food. But change is coming — from government subsidies for small farmers, to classes that teach school kids how to grow food.
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Puerto Rico Is Sowing A New Generation Of Small Farmers

Decades of industrialization have left the island reliant on imported food. But change is coming — from government subsidies for small farmers, to classes that teach school kids how to grow food.
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Abortion Is Back In The Spotlight In Virginia

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