WAMU 88.5 : The Kojo Nnamdi Show

The Politics Hour - Oct 4, 2013

The federal government shuts down, but D.C. government remains open. A wave of new laws, including a set of new gun restrictions, goes into effect in Maryland. And a third party candidate continues to rattle the major party candidates in Virginia's race for governor. Join us for our weekly review of the politics, policies and personalities of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.

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