Virginia Democratic Party Chairwoman Susan Swecker is in studio. And Aisha Braveboy, candidate for Prince George's State's Attorney, joins us.
Guest Host: Marc Fisher
The Supreme Court on Friday ruled that the Constitution guarantees same-sex couples the right to marry, regardless of where they live. We explore the local impact of the decision – and examine the newest decisions from the court, which included actions on the death penalty and redrawing voting boundaries.
- Richard Madaleno Maryland State Senator, (D- Dist. 18, Montgomery County)
- David Catania Former Member, D.C. Council; Shareholder, Health & FDA Business Practice, Greenberg Traurig
- Stephen Vladeck Professor of Law, American University Washington College of Law
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