Turnover at a major D.C. government department is raising questions about local businesses, political contributions and influence in city politics.
Legislative sessions open in Maryland and Virginia, as governors in both states lay out their priorities for the coming year. Meanwhile, candidates jockey for the top spot on the board that oversees the region’s public transit network, Metro. Join us for our weekly review of the politics, policies, and personalities of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.
- Tom Sherwood Resident Analyst; NBC 4 reporter; and Columnist for the Current Newspapers
- Isiah Leggett Montgomery County Executive (D)
- Robert White Democratic Candidate, D.C. Council (At-Large)
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