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Wednesday, Apr 9, 2014 at 1:26 PM

Quixotic Bid to Boost Lawmakers' Pay Falls Short

Quixotic Bid to Boost Lawmakers' Pay Falls Short

A retiring congressman has lost his quixotic bid to give members of Congress $25 a day to help with their living expenses in Washington. Read »

Wednesday, Apr 9, 2014 at 1:09 PM

Sen. Warner Campaign Says It Has Nearly $9M

Sen. Warner Campaign Says It Has Nearly $9M

U.S. Sen. Mark Warner has nearly $9 million to spend on his re-election campaign, which has yet to begin in earnest, the Democratic senator and former governor's campaign announced Wednesday. Read »

Wednesday, Apr 9, 2014 at 11:52 AM

First Non-Dem. in Decades Wins Special Election in Arlington

First Non-Dem. in Decades Wins Special Election in Arlington

A non-Democrat has been elected to the Arlington County Board of Supervisors for the first time in 15 years Read »

Wednesday, Apr 9, 2014 at 7:04 AM

Sherwood's Notebook: More Forums? Maybe Not

Sherwood's Notebook: More Forums? Maybe Not

A calendar-crushing series of debates and forums is now an expected part of local Washington campaigns. But there are signs our upcoming general election may break this pattern. This campaign, we may not have... Read »

Tuesday, Apr 8, 2014 at 9:36 PM

Cheh Proposes Agency to Handle D.C. Parking Tickets

Cheh Proposes Agency to Handle D.C. Parking Tickets

As part of an effort to streamline who is in charge of writing parking tickets, D.C. may shake up how it handles 2 million tickets every year and make it easier to fight them. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 8, 2014 at 7:03 PM

D.C. Council Considers Lifting Restrictions on Medical Marijuana

D.C. Council Considers Lifting Restrictions on Medical Marijuana

All 13 members of the D.C. Council signed on to a bill that would lift restrictions on who qualifies for medical marijuana. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 8, 2014 at 1:47 PM

Former President Clinton Endorses Anthony Brown

Former President Clinton Endorses Anthony Brown

Former President Bill Clinton has endorsed Maryland Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown for governor. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 8, 2014 at 6:57 AM

D.C. to Consider Bill on Elected Attorney General

D.C. to Consider Bill on Elected Attorney General

The D.C. Council will consider a measure that would allow city residents to an elect an attorney general in November. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 8, 2014 at 11:01 AM

Negotiations Fail for Raising Md. Film Tax Credit

Negotiations Fail for Raising Md. Film Tax Credit

Maryland's General Assembly has run out of time to increase the yearly limit on tax credits designed to attract film projects and TV series. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 8, 2014 at 8:52 AM
      

More Speed Cams to Balance D.C. Budget?

More roadside speed cameras could be Washington D.C.'s future as Mayor Vincent Gray's new budget calls for the city to collect an additional $50 million in speeding fines over the coming year. One council member... 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.
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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.
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 NBC News Political Director, host of “The Daily Rundown” on MSNBC and NBCPolitics.com contributor.
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