Lawmakers pushing for a permanent ban on fracking in Maryland got an unexpected boost last week from Gov. Larry Hogan, who now says he supports a ban because of the environmental risks.
The superintendent of Montgomery County Public Schools steps down in Maryland. Another Arlington County Board member declines to run for reelection, setting up large turnover in elections later this year. And a leading candidate for the D.C. Council is forced to explain why he’s never voted in local election. Join us for our weekly review of the politics, policies, and personalities of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.
- Mark Plotkin political analyst, WTOP
- Joshua Burch Founder, Neighbors United for DC Statehood
- Tom Sherwood Resident Analyst; NBC 4 reporter; and Columnist for the Current Newspapers
- Donna Edwards Member, U.S. House of Representatives (D-MD, 4th Congressional District)
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