On this episode of Broad & High we’ll spend the day in the life of a local ballerina, learn about the part of the Columbus Metropolitan Library you’ve probably never seen. A local artist describes her relationship with Flat Granny, and a look at the Viewpoints Mural Series in the Short North.
Washington culture tests ethics
Ethics reform is one of the prime issues lawmakers are grappling with in the opening weeks of the Democratically-controlled Congress. This comes after the conviction of former Republican Ohio Congressman Bob Ney on corruption charges.
That’s to say nothing of the conviction of another GOP House Member, the indictment of former House Majority Leader Tom Delay and the resignation of a Florida Congressman who sent creepy messages to teenage, House pages.
Many Americans belive crooked behavior is the norm in Washington. From Capitol Hill, Chad Pergram examines the allure of power in the capital and what makes politicians go wrong.