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- Tom Sherwood Resident Analyst; NBC 4 reporter; and Columnist for the Current Newspapers
- Barbara Favola Virginia Senate (31st District); Former Member, Arlington County Board (D)
- Will Jawando Democratic Candidate, Maryland's 8th Congressional District
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