Many people chose to serve their communities on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. We meet some folks who serve year-round and approach volunteerism in ways you may never have considered.
D.C.’s Mayor says the city’s family homeless shelter will close by year’s end. Fairfax County will no longer hold people wanted by ICE beyond their sentences. And Maryland’s governor wants to sue opioid makers. Join us for our weekly review of the politics, policies, and personalities of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.
- Ed Lazere Candidate, D.C. Council Chair; Executive Director, D.C. Fiscal Policy Institute; @edlazere
- Tom Sherwood Resident Analyst; Columnist, Current Newspapers; Contributor, Washington City Paper @tomsherwood
- C. William Frick Candidate, Montgomery County Executive; Majority Leader, Maryland House of Delegates (Democrat, District 16, Montgomery County); @billfrick
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