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.
The Olympics, which are only a few days away, will provide both grizzled veterans and untested newcomers a chance to be the next face of American sport. Meanwhile, the Washington Redskins have just started their season with an unfamiliar face calling the shots from the sideline. And one of the most recognizable baseball players of his generation, Barry Bonds, has been noticeably absent from the diamond this entire season. We’re “Sporting Views.”
- George Solomon Columnist and former Sports Editor, The Washington Post; Shirley Povich Professor, Phillip Merrill College of Journalism, University of Maryland; also former ESPN Ombudsman
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