As Election Day approaches in the Maryland, a candidate for Montgomery County Executive and one for Governor of Maryland join us for the Politics Hour.
Federal prosecutors will not retry former Virginia Gov. Robert McDonnell – or his wife, Maureen– on corruption charges. The decision ends a years-long ordeal for a commonwealth that prided itself on honorable politics, yet had loose ethics rules regarding gifts to politicians. Kojo discusses the aftermath with a civics researcher who has followed the McDonnell case.
- Bob Gibson Senior Researcher, The Academy for Civic Renewal in University of Virginia's Cooper Center for Public Service
- Petula Dvorak Columnist, The Washington Post
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