In some neighborhoods in our region — and near many schools — young people face the threat of gun violence on a daily basis.
Embattled Prince George’s County Public Schools CEO Kevin Maxwell announced this week that he is stepping down after months of controversies. We speak to two Board of Education members about his tenure and the school system moving forward. Then we take a look at a less-than-positive report on the economic outlook for Montgomery County and talk about a proposal to use county funds for legal costs of immigrants facing deportation.
Sorting political fact from fiction, and having fun while we’re at it. Join us for our weekly review of the politics, policies, and personalities of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.
- Tom Sherwood Resident Analyst; Contributing Writer for Washington City Paper; @tomsherwood
- Edward Burroughs School Board Member, Prince George's County; @EdwardBurroughs
- K. Alexander Wallace Member of the Prince George’s County Public Schools Board of Education for District 7; @KAlexWallace
- Hans Riemer Member and President, Montgomery County Council (D-At Large); @hansriemer
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