Fifty years after King was assassinated, we review King's lesser known legacy and how it is used against activists today.
D.C.’s Police Chief steps down after nearly a decade on the job. And a federal judge sentences the mastermind behind the 2010 shadow campaign for Vincent Gray to three months in jail. 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
- Muriel Bowser Mayor, District of Columbia (D)
- Charles Allen Member, D.C. Council (D-Ward 6)
- David Albo Member, Virginia House of Delegates (R-Springfield)
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