Fifty years after King was assassinated, we review King's lesser known legacy and how it is used against activists today.
Record-breaking money and tightening polls mark the final days of Virginia’s gubernatorial race. Maryland legislators consider taking long-awaited on action on the parental rights of rapists. And D.C. lawmakers demand answers from management after reports of a disturbing death at United Medical Center. Join us for our weekly review of the politics, policies, and personalities of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.
- Tom Sherwood Resident Analyst; NBC 4 reporter; and Columnist for the Current Newspapers; @tomsherwood
- Mark Herring Attorney General, Virginia (D); @MarkHerringVA
- Kathleen Dumais Member, Maryland House of Delegates for Montgomery County; @KathleenDumais1
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