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Analysis: Wrapping Up The Legislative Session In Maryland

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As Maryland's General Assembly is in the final days of this year's legislative session, gun control and oversight of schools in Prince George's County are dominating attention. Meanwhile, D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray is defending his record in advance of the 2014 election cycle. Washington Post columnist Robert McCartney talks these and other issues affecting the D.C. region.

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