Alexandria Mayor Allison Silberberg with city residents

Alexandria Mayor Allison Silberberg with city residents

When a shooter opened fire on a Congressional baseball practice in the small community of Del Ray in Alexandria, Virginia, it was instantly national news, drawing hordes of media and federal security officials. We speak with Mayor Allison Silberberg of Alexandria about how the city’s emergency personnel responded and coordinated with Capitol Police and others, and the effect of the media spotlight on local residents.

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  • Allison Silberberg Mayor, City of Alexandria, Virginia

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