Fifty years after King was assassinated, we review King's lesser known legacy and how it is used against activists today.
Sorting political fact from fiction, and having fun while we’re at it. The region prepares for a potentially historic snowstorm–while recovering from a messy dusting. D.C.’s voting machines aren’t passing muster. And a Republican state senator in Virginia bucks his party over a State Supreme Court nominee. Join us for our weekly review of the politics, policies, and personalities of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.
- Tom Sherwood Resident Analyst; NBC 4 reporter; and Columnist for the Current Newspapers
- Brian Kenner Deputy Mayor For Economic Development, District Of Columbia
- Terry McAuliffe Governor, Virginia (D)
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