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D.C. Council Set to Vote on Gun Law

The D.C. Council is expected to decide Tuesday whether to allow residents to carry concealed handguns in the district, with some restrictions. Read »

Monday, Sep 22, 2014 at 6:04 PM

Va. Speaker Blocks Approval of Democratic Appointments

Va. Speaker Blocks Approval of Democratic Appointments

Republican Virginia House Speaker William J. Howell is blocking the appointments of three recently resigned Democratic state lawmakers who took new jobs in state government. Read »

Monday, Sep 22, 2014 at 9:58 AM

D.C. Mayor to Discuss Infant Mortality Efforts

D.C. Mayor to Discuss Infant Mortality Efforts

District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray is heading to New York to talk about the District's efforts to reduce infant mortality. Read »

Friday, Sep 19, 2014 at 6:25 PM

Partisanship an Issue at Warner-Gillespie Forum

Partisanship an Issue at Warner-Gillespie Forum

U.S. Sen. Mark Warner and Republican challenger Ed Gillespie traded accusations Friday that the other candidate is too partisan. Read »

Thursday, Sep 18, 2014 at 11:28 PM

D.C. Mayoral Candidates Clash Over Education

The candidates for mayor of Washington have clashed over their plans to improve the city's public schools during the first general-election debate. Read »

Friday, Sep 19, 2014 at 3:43 PM
Majority Disapprove of NFL: Poll

Majority Disapprove of NFL: Poll

A new NBC News/Marist poll shows that 53 percent of Americans disapprove of how the NFL has been handling recent scandals -- but 85 percent say it hasn't changed the amount of football they watch. However,... Watch »

Thursday, Sep 18, 2014 at 3:03 PM

No Medicaid Action Expected in Va. Session

No Medicaid Action Expected in Va. Session

Republican leaders, who have stymied Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe's efforts at expanding Medicaid eligibility since he took office in January, said they are holding a special session to discuss Medicaid... Read »

Thursday, Sep 18, 2014 at 7:04 PM

Hogan Accuses Brown of Lying in Campaign Ads

Hogan Accuses Brown of Lying in Campaign Ads

Republican Larry Hogan is accusing Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown of lying in campaign ads in Maryland's governor's race. Read »

Thursday, Sep 18, 2014 at 8:02 AM

Mayoral Candidates to Meet for 1st Debate

Mayoral Candidates to Meet for 1st Debate

The campaign for mayor of Washington is emerging from its summer lull with the first debate between the major candidates. Read »

Thursday, Sep 18, 2014 at 1:48 PM
Obama Closes Door on Ground Combat in Syria

Obama Closes Door on Ground Combat in Syria

President Obama made headlines in Florida during his speech to service members Wednesday, telling them there will be no combat missions in Syria. Mark Murray, NBC News' senior political editor has more. The... Watch »

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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.
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Domenico Montanaro NBC News Political Reporter Domenico Montanaro is an NBC News Political Reporter, analyst for NBC News' First Read and NBCPolitics.com contributor.
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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 NBC News Political Director, host of “The Daily Rundown” on MSNBC and NBCPolitics.com contributor.
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