Fifty years after King was assassinated, we review King's lesser known legacy and how it is used against activists today.
Maryland legislators consider “Right to Yelp” legislation. D.C.’s fire chief faces tough questions about emergency services. And Virginia’s Republican lawmakers advance a bill that would prevent agencies from punishing discrimination. 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
- Gregory Dean Chief, Fire and Emergency Medical Services Department, District of Columbia
- Joel Rubin Candidate, Maryland's 8th Congressional District
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