50 years ago, the Poor People's Campaign advocated for economic justice for poor Americans. What does that fight look like today?
A House Republican proposes making residential neighborhoods in D.C. a part of Maryland. Virginia lawmakers move a bill forward to require voters to provide proof of citizenship. And a lawsuit moves forward in Maryland alleging gerrymandered congressional districts. 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; @tomsherwood
- Bruce DePuyt Host of "NewsTalk," News Channel 8; @Bruce_DePuyt
- Boyd Rutherford Lieutenant Governor, Maryland; @BoydKRutherford
- Mary Cheh D.C. City Council Member (D-Ward 3); Chairman of the Committee on Public Services and Consumer Affairs; @marycheh
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