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The D.C. Council cancels a hearing on regulating marijuana, fearful of its legal implication. Ethics legislation advances in Virginia. And Maryland’s governor gets to work repairing relationships with Democrats after his “State of the State” address.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
- Mike DeBonis Reporter, The Washington Post
- Phil Mendelson Chairman, D.C. Council (D)
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