Maryland Governor Larry Hogan has introduced a plan to widen three of the state's busiest highways by four toll lanes. In D.C., the health department is cracking down on pets at outdoor bar and restaurant patios and a new "dockless" bike share arrives to the nation's capital.
A gerrymandering lawsuit in Maryland could shake up the 2018 election season. The D.C. Council debates –then keeps– tax cuts in its 2018 budget. And Virginia’s gubernatorial candidates head into the final stretch before the June 13 primary. Join us for our weekly review of the politics, policies, and personalities of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.
- Frank Wagner Member, Virginia State Senate (R-Dist.7) @VAFrankWagner
- Tom Sherwood Resident Analyst; NBC 4 reporter; and Columnist for the Current Newspapers; @tomsherwood
- Ed Lazere Executive Director, D.C. Fiscal Policy Institute @edlazere
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