A Virginia State Senator joins us to talk about the ongoing struggle to pass a budget in the Commonwealth. A former Obama appointee tells us why he's running for Prince George's County executive. From Metro to Medicaid, we talk about the week's biggest regional news on the Politics Hour.
D.C.’s statehood activists rally while the Council opens debate on a state constitution. As an appeals court reviews Virginia’s voter ID law, the FBI is looking into at least 16 cases of fraudulent voter registrations. And a Maryland lawmaker shaped the emerging medical marijuana industry he then joined. 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
- Ralph Northam Lieutenant Governor, Virginia (D)
- Joshua Burch Founder, Neighbors United for D.C. Statehood
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