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City Council’s chaotic meeting, Baltimore’s controversial Dollar House program

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(WEAA)— A Baltimore City Council meeting regarding a proposed revival of the Dollar House program turned into a shouting match between a proponent of the bill and a council member when concerns over the legislation were expressed.

  • Councilwoman Odette Ramos, District 14, joins Dr. Kaye to provide a recap of Tuesday night’s chaotic meeting.
  • Rev. Dr. Alvin Hathaway, retired Senior Pastor of Union Baptist Church weighs in on the heated exchange that occurred between Councilwoman Ramos and a Boston native.
  • Kyara Uqdah, co-founder of Charm City Buyers joins the show to break down the Dollar House program and potential challenges of the bill.