Daycare costs in our region are among the highest in the nation, and there are long waitlists for spots at quality daycare centers. We explore the challenges for families, providers, and local officials trying to address the problem.
Guest Host: Michael Martinez
D.C. officials try to stem an outcry over missing girls of color. Maryland lawmakers send a slew of bills to the governor’s desk–including a controversial school ratings bill. And Virginia’s governor wants to revive a “one gun a month” rule. 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; @tomsherwood
- Kathleen Matthews Interim Chair, Maryland Democratic Party; @KM4MD
- Pat Herrity Member, Fairfax County Board of Supervisors (R- Springfield); @PatHerrity
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