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4 hours ago
Trump Bashes Kaine Ahead of DNC Speech

Trump Bashes Kaine Ahead of DNC Speech

During an almost hour-long press conference, Donald Trump attacked Hillary Clinton's running mate, Sen. Tim Kaine. But the vice presidential hopeful had a few words of his own for the GOP nominee. News4's Aaron... Watch »

6 hours ago
Kaine Reveals the Moment He Got 'the Call' From Clinton

Kaine Reveals the Moment He Got 'the Call' From Clinton

Northern Virginia bureau chief Julie Carey reports on Tim Kaine's breakfast with the Virginia delegation. Watch »

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 5:16 PM
Sen. Kaine's Wife Anne Holton Joins Campaign

Sen. Kaine's Wife Anne Holton Joins Campaign

Hillary Clinton's campaign has plans for her running mate's wife, Anne Holton. Northern Virginia Bureau Chief Julie Carey reports. Watch »

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 6:03 AM

Former Md. Gov. Martin O'Malley to Speak at DNC

Former Md. Gov. Martin O'Malley to Speak at DNC

Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley is scheduled to speak at the Democratic National Convention. Read »

4 hours ago

Hillary Clinton Joins These 13 Historic Female 'Firsts'

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton joined good company when she became the first woman nominated for president by a major party. Here are 13 more powerful women who chipped away at the glass ceiling by... Read »

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 5:40 AM

Kaine Adds to Virginia Governor's Potential White House Ties

Kaine Adds to Virginia Governor's Potential White House Ties

Soon after Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine accepted Hillary Clinton's offer to be her running mate, he called Terry McAuliffe to say thanks. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 8:32 PM
DC Statehood Advocates Hope for Boost at DNC

DC Statehood Advocates Hope for Boost at DNC

Northern Virginia Bureau Chief Julie Carey reports on the push for D.C. statehood at the Democratic National Convention. Watch »

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 6:37 PM

Tim Kaine's Left Eyebrow Is Capturing Attention

As Virginia delegates root for Sen. Tim Kaine at the Democratic National Convention, they also are poking good-natured fun at a distinctive part of his face -- his left eyebrow. Read »

4 hours ago

Tim Kaine's Wife Resigns as Va. Secretary of Education

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe's office announced Tuesday that Anne Holton resigned as Virginia's Secretary of Education because her husband had been picked to be Hillary Clinton's running mate. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 5:30 AM

Celebrities Join Push for DC Statehood

Celebrities Join Push for DC Statehood

District of Columbia officials are enlisting Hollywood celebrities to call attention to their push to make the nation's capital a state. Read »

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Julie Carey
Julie Carey News4 Virginia Reporter Julie Carey is a News4 reporter focusing on Virginia issues and politics.
Chris Gordon
Chris Gordon News4 Maryland Reporter Chris Gordon is a legal analyst and reporter for NBC4, focusing on Maryland.
Mark Murray
Mark Murray NBC News Deputy Political Director Mark Murray is the NBC News Deputy Political Director, NBC News First Read analyst and NBCPolitics.com contributor.
Tom Sherwood News4 Political Reporter Tom Sherwood is a reporter for News4 specializing in politics and the D.C. government.
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Chuck Todd NBC News Political Director Chuck Todd is the Moderator of Meet the Press and NBC News' Political Director.
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