School houses in the District open without a new teacher contract. Students report in Prince Georges County without class schedules. And Maryland lawmakers go through another session of “Budget Cutting 101.” 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
  • Bill Turque Reporter, The Washington Post
  • Verjeana M. Jacobs Chair, Prince George's County Board of Education
  • Isiah Leggett Montgomery County Executive (D)
  • George Parker President, The Washington Teachers Union

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