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Friday, Dec 9, 2016 at 11:48 AM

DC Hosts Will Earn $3.5M Inauguration Weekend, Airbnb Says

DC Hosts Will Earn $3.5M Inauguration Weekend, Airbnb Says

Airbnb is projecting that hosts in the D.C. metro area will earn over $3.5 million in income from inauguration weekend reservations. Read »

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 at 8:27 PM

Judge Delays Redevelopment Plan for McMillan Reservoir Site

Judge Delays Redevelopment Plan for McMillan Reservoir Site

The D.C. government faced a setback Thursday for one of its major redevelopment plans. Read »

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 at 5:38 PM

Jaffe Report: Unrestricted Gun Ownership in DC Would Be Disaster

Jaffe Report: Unrestricted Gun Ownership in DC Would Be Disaster

In the next Congress, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio intends to introduce legislation that will wipe out the District's gun laws. Read »

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 at 8:19 PM

Cosby Accuser Seeks End of Sex Assault Statute of Limitation

The sun is about to set on proposed legislation that would make it easier for victims of sexual assault to seek justice in the District of Columbia. Read »

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 at 2:29 PM

House Passes Bill to Keep Federal Government Open

House Passes Bill to Keep Federal Government Open

The House passed a stopgap spending bill on Thursday to keep the government open beyond Friday's midnight deadline. The bill's fate in the Senate is uncertain. The measure would fund federal agencies and... Read »

Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 3:51 PM

Md. Governor Proposing Paid Sick Leave Benefits

Md. Governor Proposing Paid Sick Leave Benefits

Gov. Larry Hogan is proposing legislation for paid sick leave benefits. Read »

Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 8:28 AM

Sherwood's Notebook: As MGM Casino Opens... Caution Ahead

Sherwood's Notebook: As MGM Casino Opens... Caution Ahead

Crowds are expected this week to jam the roadways to the new MGM National Harbor casino in Prince George’s County. The table games and thousands of slot machines are likely going to be jammed with players... Read »

Friday, Dec 9, 2016 at 10:15 AM

Groups Call Blocking of Inaugural Protests Unconstitutional

Groups Call Blocking of Inaugural Protests Unconstitutional

Protest organizers and their attorneys say the National Park Service is quashing dissent by blocking access to public space for those who want to demonstrate during President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration. Read »

Tuesday, Dec 6, 2016 at 6:29 PM

DC Mayor Says She Discussed Metro, Statehood With Trump

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser says she had "a wide-ranging discussion'' with President-elect Donald Trump in New York on Tuesday and emphasized to him that the city does not get special treatment from the federal... Read »

Tuesday, Dec 6, 2016 at 8:58 PM

DC Council Initially Passes 8 Weeks Paid Family Leave

District of Columbia lawmakers will be voting on whether to force private employers to provide the nation's most generous paid family leave benefits. Read »

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Julie Carey News4 Virginia Reporter Julie Carey is a News4 reporter focusing on Virginia issues and politics.
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Chris Gordon News4 Maryland Reporter Chris Gordon is a legal analyst and reporter for NBC4, focusing on Maryland.
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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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