Fifty years after King was assassinated, we review King's lesser known legacy and how it is used against activists today.
A new poll suggests Prince George’s County Executive is best poised to beat Maryland’s Republican governor. The D.C. Council tangles over how to pay for legislation mandating paid family leave. And Virginia’s Lt. Governor Ralph Northam is in studio. Join us for our weekly review of the politics, policies, and personalities of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.
- Mark Plotkin Political Analyst
- Ralph Northam Democratic Candidate, Lieutenant Governor, Virginia; Member, Virginia Senate (D-6th District); @RalphNortham
- Phil Mendelson Chairman, D.C. Council (D); @ChmnMendelson
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