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Tuesday, Apr 19, 2016 at 6:44 AM

Md. Goes Back to Paper Ballots for Primary

Md. Goes Back to Paper Ballots for Primary

Maryland is going back to basics, with an ink pen and paper ballot, for the presidential primary elections. Read »

Monday, Apr 18, 2016 at 9:18 PM

Baltimore a Key Battleground for MD Senate Primary

Baltimore a Key Battleground for MD Senate Primary

As Baltimore continues to heal from the turmoil of last year's rioting, the city has become a key battleground in Maryland's Democratic Senate primary where a black woman and a white man are competing for the... Read »

Monday, Apr 18, 2016 at 12:38 PM

Ted Cruz, John Kasich Events in Maryland

Ted Cruz, John Kasich Events in Maryland

Republican presidential candidates Ted Cruz and John Kasich are coming to Maryland ahead of the state's primary April 26. Read »

Sunday, Apr 17, 2016 at 11:43 PM

Popular Candidates Trail in Favorability Ratings: Poll

Popular Candidates Trail in Favorability Ratings: Poll

Only two White House hopefuls are enjoying a net positive rating among registered voters, according to the latest NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll. Ohio Gov. John Kasich, who trails the other two Republican... Read »

Sunday, Apr 17, 2016 at 12:26 PM

Virginia Lawmakers Return for Veto Session

Virginia Lawmakers Return for Veto Session

Wednesday is the so-called veto session, where legislators return to Richmond for a day to consider Gov. Terry McAuliffe's vetoes and amendments to legislation passed earlier this year. Read »

Friday, Apr 15, 2016 at 7:49 PM

Court Releases Docs From Mayor Gray Investigation

A federal court released almost 1,000 pages of previously sealed court documents from the criminal investigation of Vincent Gray's 2010 campaign for mayor. Read »

Friday, Apr 15, 2016 at 11:09 AM

Rape Kits Will Be Tested Faster in Virginia, Governor Says

Rape Kits Will Be Tested Faster in Virginia, Governor Says

Virginia officials are touting a new law they say will provide a "permanent'' solution to making sure law enforcement agencies properly process evidence from sex assaults. Read »

Saturday, Apr 16, 2016 at 8:06 AM

DC Mayor Calls for Citywide Vote on Making Statehood

DC Mayor Calls for Citywide Vote on Making Statehood

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser said she will propose legislation to put the issue of D.C. statehood on the ballot in November. Read »

Thursday, Apr 14, 2016 at 9:16 PM

Witness Credibility Concerns Derailed Gray Investigation: Sources

The federal investigation into former D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray ended in part because of serious questions about the credibility of star witness Jeffrey Thompson, sources told News4. Read »

Thursday, Apr 14, 2016 at 7:36 PM
Some Voters Encounter Issues With Early Voting in MD

Some Voters Encounter Issues With Early Voting in MD

Early voting started Thursday in Maryland. We're told turnout was good, but some voters had trouble. News4's Chris Gordon reports. 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.
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.
Chuck Todd
Chuck Todd NBC News Political Director Chuck Todd is the Moderator of Meet the Press and NBC News' Political Director.
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