A Virginia State Senator joins us to talk about the ongoing struggle to pass a budget in the Commonwealth. A former Obama appointee tells us why he's running for Prince George's County executive. From Metro to Medicaid, we talk about the week's biggest regional news on the Politics Hour.
A gunman opened fire on a crowd in Las Vegas on Sunday – killing at least 50 people and injuring hundreds more. The attack has prompted local questions about how public safety officials can provide security in urban areas like the D.C. region – and what can be done to guard soft targets and mass gatherings.
- Chris Geldart Former Director, D.C. Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency
- Michael Vesely Sr. Law & Policy Analyst, University of Maryland Center for Health and Homeland Security; @MDCHHS
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