With less than a week to go before election day in Maryland, Kojo sits down with Democratic gubernatorial candidate Alec Ross.
Immigration reform is among the topics generating some of the most passionate reactions to candidates among voters. As the Obama administration steps up deportation raids of some undocumented immigrants, our region’s officials and lawmakers are responding in very different ways, including debating the role of local law enforcement. We consider the ways emotion influence this issue in various parts of the region.
- Corey Stewart Chairman, Prince William Board of County Supervisors (R)
- Ana Sol Gutierrez Maryland State Delegate (D- Dist. 18, Montgomery County); former member of Montgomery County Board of Education
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