A Virginia State Senator joins us to talk about the ongoing struggle to pass a budget in the Commonwealth. A former Obama appointee tells us why he's running for Prince George's County executive. From Metro to Medicaid, we talk about the week's biggest regional news on the Politics Hour.
Federal lawmakers vote to overturn a local D.C. law banning employers from discrimination based on reproductive health decisions. The death of a Baltimore man involved in a violent interaction with police puts Maryland in the center of a nationwide conversation about law enforcement accountability. Meanwhile, Fairfax County agrees to pay nearly $3 million to settle with a wrongful death lawsuit involving a police shooting. Join us for our weekly review of the politics, policies, and personalities of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.
- Will Sommer Loose Lips Columnist, Washington City Paper
- Jeffrey DeWitt Chief Financial Officer, District of Columbia
- Glenn Ivey Democratic Candidate, U.S. House of Representatives (Md-4th District); Former Maryland State's Attorney, Prince George's County
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