D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser joins us to discuss a brewing scandal over top officials getting preferential treatment in the school lottery from the former schools chancellor. Plus, Kojo and Tom interview Virginia's Lt. Governor and gubernatorial candidate Ralph Northam.
Maryland lawmakers in a standoff over a special session to debate medical marijuana. A D.C. Councilmember faces questions after a scathing audit of his campaign finances. And a Virginia gubernatorial candidate ruffles feathers defending Confederate monuments and symbols. 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
- Brandon Todd D.C. Councilmember (D-Ward 4)
- Rashad Young City Administrator, District of Columbia
- Thomas V. "Mike" Miller, Jr. President, Maryland Senate (D- Dist. 27, Calvert & Prince George's Counties)
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