Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan on Orioles Opening Day.

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan on Orioles Opening Day.

Monday, May 11 12 a.m. (ET)

The Politics Of Transportation In Maryland

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan is on the cusp of a decision to fund the construction of a light rail line connecting Prince George's and Montgomery Counties. Supporters of the Purple Line concerned, we explore the politics behind Hogan's upcoming decision on the Purple Line - and what's at stake for residents throughout Maryland.

A Virginia Railway Express train at Kin Street station in Virginia.

A Virginia Railway Express train at Kin Street station in Virginia.

Monday, May 11 12:20 p.m. (ET)

Virginia Railway Express Director Doug Allen

Since service started in 1992, the number of passengers taking the Virginia Railway Express - or VRE - daily has more than tripled. The rail line has ambitious growth plans on tap too, with a new station set to open in Spotsylvania soon. It's part of an ambitious plan to double ridership by 2040. We talk with the system's CEO about what it takes to make the trains run on time.

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