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.More from The Kojo Nnamdi Show: Politics Hour »
Maryland's Republican governor butts heads with the teachers union. Democratic officials in the District squabble over a newly vacant Council seat. And the mayor of Fairfax City resigns over a sex and drugs scandal.
An At-Large D.C. Councilmember faces mounting pressure to resign over his new job. A Virginia State Senator aims to remove a gay marriage ban from the state constitution. And Ellicott City rebuilds after devastating floods.
A U.S. Senator from Virginia lands on the shortlist for Democratic VP pick. D.C.'s statehood proposal gets a cool reception in Cleveland. And Maryland's Republican governor attends a local crab fest in lieu of his party's convention.
The D.C. Council wraps up its session with a slew of legislation. A lawsuit alleges Maryland Congressional districts are unconstitutional. And our region's Republican leaders and delegates ramp up for next week's GOP convention in Cleveland
Three D.C. Council incumbents are ousted in the District's Democratic primary. The next phase of Metro's SafeTrack maintenance plan could be messier than the first. And Maryland's Republican Governor says he won't vote for his party's presumptive presidential nominee.