D.C. Transportation Director Leif Dormsjo at the D.C. streetcar opening ceremony.

D.C. Transportation Director Leif Dormsjo at the D.C. streetcar opening ceremony.

D.C.’s schools chancellor announces she’ll soon be stepping away from the job. The Supreme Court vacates former Virginia Gov. Robert McDonnell’s corruption conviction. And an old debate about whether Prince George’s should have at-large council seats pops up again in the county. Join us for our weekly review of the politics, policies, and personalities of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.

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  • Tom Sherwood Resident Analyst; NBC 4 reporter; and Columnist for the Current Newspapers
  • Leif Dormsjo Director, District Department of Transportation (DDOT)
  • Marcus Simon Member, Virginia House of Delegates (D-Fairfax)

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