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.
Maryland lawmakers pass a paid sick leave bill. A longtime Virginia state delegate announces he’s stepping down. And D.C.’s mayor releases a budget proposal heavy on tax cuts. 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
- Quentin Kidd Vice Provost; Director, Wason Center for Public Policy, Christopher Newport University; @QuentinKidd
- David Albo Member, Virginia House of Delegates (R-Springfield); @davealbo
- Robert White D.C. Councilmember (D-At-Large); @RobertWhite_DC
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Kojo speaks with Maryland's Attorney General Brian Frosh about his office's expanded powers granted in the most recent General Assembly session. We also discuss the latest plan to make Metro solvent with Metro Board member and Arlington County Board member Christian Dorsey.