Virginia Democratic Party Chairwoman Susan Swecker is in studio. And Aisha Braveboy, candidate for Prince George's State's Attorney, joins us.
Guest Host: Jennifer Golbeck
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- Susie Sinclair-Smith Executive Director, Montgomery County Coalition for the Homeless
- Julie Zauzmer Reporter, The Washington Post
- Ismail Meredith Army veteran
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