D.C. residents are sent to serve sentences in federal prisons all over the country. How is the government shutdown and the passage of the First Step Act affecting their time inside?
Virginia voters go to the polls in Democratic and Republican primaries to nominate their gubernatorial candidates. The off-year primary typically has a low turnout, but interest is higher than usual this year, and many pundits see this as a bellweather on the mood of the electorate and President Trump’s popularity. We analyze the results and what they mean for the general election in November.
- Fenit Nirappil Reporter, Washington Post @FenitN
- Chris Saxman Executive Director, Virginia FREE; Former member, Virginia House of Delegates (R-Staunton)
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