Guest Host: Steve Roberts

A panel talks about how new security measures in the nation’s capital and tourists’ safety concerns have affected tourism and the hospitality industry in Washington, D.C.


  • Bill Line spokesman for the National Park Service's National Capital Region
  • Mike Curtin chairman of the Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington and owner of the Broad Street Grill
  • Chuck Tampio vice president of the Close Up Foundation

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