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State Lawmakers Consider Police Reforms; A Baltimore Elections Update

Sep 30, 2020

The Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee heard 15 police reform proposals in a series of hearings last week.
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Less than five weeks before the election deadline--some state and local politics this morning! WYPR state government and politics reporter Rachel Baye updates us on what proposed changes in police powers and prerogatives state senators started examining in hearings last week. You can view the hearings here.

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Then, Ian Round, who covers politics and accountability for Baltimore Brew, discusses the race for mayor of Baltimore, proposals that could shift power between the mayor and council, and a challenge to the District 12 council incumbent.

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