A Rockville-based company vying for D.C.'s lucrative parking meter contract has given over $40,000 to one D.C. legislator's campaigns since 2010, and that very legislator is now going to bat for them in what some call a glaring example of pay-to-play politics.
For five decades Mac McGarry was a fixture of Saturday morning television in Washington, hosting the teen quiz bowl "It's Academic." McGarry died last week at age 87. We revisit his 2005 interview with Kojo.
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