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Monday, Oct 13, 2014 at 11:11 PM

Va. Senate Debate Filled With Partisan Accusations

Va. Senate Debate Filled With Partisan Accusations

U.S. Sen. Mark Warner and Republican challenger Ed Gillespie are both accusing each other of putting partisan self-interests ahead of Virginia's needs. Read »

Monday, Oct 13, 2014 at 5:41 PM

Warner, Gillespie to Meet in Final Debate

Warner, Gillespie to Meet in Final Debate

Monday night, Sen. Mark Warner (D) and Ed Gillespie (R) will face off in their final debate in the race for U.S. Senate in Virginia. Read »

Monday, Oct 13, 2014 at 4:43 PM

Former Va. First Lady Seeks Later Sentencing

Former Va. First Lady Seeks Later Sentencing

Former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell is asking for a delay in her 2015 sentencing on nine public corruption convictions. Read »

Wednesday, Oct 15, 2014 at 10:36 AM

2nd Debate: Md. Gov. Candidates Bombard Each Other With Criticism

In a race characterized by negative campaigning, both candidates bombarded each other with criticism. Brown highlighted major errors in a government savings plan outlined by his opponent. Hogan pointed to the... Read »

Monday, Oct 13, 2014 at 11:18 AM

D.C. Mayors' Race: Early Voting Begins Oct. 20

D.C. Mayors' Race: Early Voting Begins Oct. 20

Playing catch-up when it comes to this fall's D.C. election? Start here, and find out where to vote, who's running, and what else is on the ballot. Read »

Wednesday, Oct 15, 2014 at 10:36 AM

Washington Post Endorses Brown for Md. Governor

Washington Post Endorses Brown for Md. Governor

The Washington Post has endorsed Anthony Brown for Maryland's next governor. Read »

Saturday, Oct 11, 2014 at 7:38 AM

D.C. Mayor Signs Legislation Allowing Handguns

D.C. Mayor Signs Legislation Allowing Handguns

District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray has signed legislation that allows people to carry concealed handguns in the nation's capital. Read »

Monday, Oct 13, 2014 at 11:25 AM

Bowser Wants to "Make Good Neighborhoods Great"

Bowser Wants to

A fifth-generation Washingtonian, Bowser says her interest in becoming an elected official stemmed from "a desire to make good neighborhoods great." Read »

Monday, Oct 13, 2014 at 4:42 PM

Catania Hopes Experience Is Enough to Lead D.C.

Catania Hopes Experience Is Enough to Lead D.C.

David Catania, a former Republican and Midwesterner, believes his 17 years of public service on the D.C. council are enough to trump that of his competitors in November's mayoral election. Read »

Monday, Oct 13, 2014 at 4:39 PM

Carol Schwartz Makes 5th Bid for Mayor's Office

Carol Schwartz Makes 5th Bid for Mayor's Office

After a break from office for nearly six years, former Republican Carol Schwartz turned heads this spring when she announced her fifth run for mayor, this time as an independent. Read »

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