The unpaid rite of passage known as the internship has evolved under pressure and lawsuits, and now many organizations pay all interns for their work. The U.S. Senate will soon follow suit.
A federal court tosses out the District’s handgun restrictions. Montgomery County considers an overhaul of its Council to increase geographical representation. And Virginia’s Libertarian candidate for governor wants to know why 3rd party candidates like him are excluded from debates. Join us for our weekly review of the politics, policies, and personalities of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.
- Martin Austermuhle Reporter, WAMU 88.5
- Cliff Hyra Libertarian Candidate for Virginia Governor
- Brianne Nadeau Member, D.C. Council (D-Ward 1); @BrianneKNadeau
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