We speak to Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) as he prepares to leave office after four years at the helm.
Regional leaders respond to last weekend’s events in Charlottesville, Va., and a debate around removing local Confederate symbols is renewed. A study of a $15 an hour minimum wage in Montgomery County was determined to be flawed. And D.C. and the district’s teacher’s union agree on a tentative contract. Join us for our weekly review of the politics, policies, and personalities of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.
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