Virginia Democratic Party Chairwoman Susan Swecker is in studio. And Aisha Braveboy, candidate for Prince George's State's Attorney, joins us.
Nova Armory is poised to open in the Lyon Park neighborhood of Arlington at the end of March– but some citizens and lawmakers have raised alarms about its location (across from a day care center) and the shop’s self-described inventory. Kojo explores this complicated and polarizing controversy.
- Emily Hughes Resident, Lyon Park, Arlington, Virginia; Member, Act4LyonPark
- Michael Pope Northern Virginia reporter, WAMU 88.5; Author, "Wicked Northern Virginia" (The History Press)
- Dennis Pratte Nova Armory
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