Montgomery County Councilmember Marc Elrich is running for County Executive with public financing and plans to take on developers. Kim R. Ford is challenging fourteen-term Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton for her seat. We talk to both of them about their campaigns and look at the biggest political news of the week.
A discussion about the historical legal contexts surrounding the fight for voting rights in Washington D.C. Legal scholars who are at the forefront of lawsuits that push for voting rights in the nation’s capital join Kojo to talk about the importance of their action not only for the citizens of D.C., but also for Americans throughout the nation.
- Mark Plotkin Political analyst, WTOP
- George LaRoche Attorney
- Jamin Raskin Professor of Constitutional Law at American University's Washington College of Law
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