It’s “Your Turn” to share your views about the stories Washingtonians are talking about ––from a rollback on federal health care subsidies to the name change of a Virginia high school named after a Confederate general.
Hurry up and wait. That’s the message from Congress as residents lobby for quick passage of a voting rights bill. We’ll find out what’s causing the delay. Plus, healthcare hits the fast track as leaders push to sell an ailing hospital. Join us for our weekly review of the politics, policies, and personalities of the District of Columbia.
- Jonetta Rose Barras WAMU resident political analyst and columnist for "The Examiner"
- David Catania D.C. Councilmember (I-At Large); Chairman of the Committee on Health
- Ilir Zherka Executive Director, D.C. Vote
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