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Monday, Nov 10, 2014 at 8:30 PM

Graham Concerned About Sheltering D.C.'s Homeless

The cold air in the forecast is a reminder that homeless families overwhelmed city services last year, which has Council member Jim Graham worried about this winter. Read »

Monday, Nov 10, 2014 at 8:14 PM

January Special Election for Comstock's Va. House Seat

January Special Election for Comstock's Va. House Seat

After Barbara Comstock's win of Virginia 10th District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives, Virginia voters in the 34th District are going back to the polls. Read »

Monday, Nov 10, 2014 at 7:02 AM

Bowser to Hold Open House for Transition Office

Bowser to Hold Open House for Transition Office

D.C. Mayor-Elect Muriel Bowser will hold an open house Monday afternoon to officially introduce her transition team and talk about her transition plan. Read »

Monday, Nov 10, 2014 at 1:35 PM
Obama to Congress: Draft Immigration Bill

Obama to Congress: Draft Immigration Bill

President Obama is attending an economic summit in Beijing, but ahead of the trip, he spoke out about immigration reform, saying he wouldn't act without Congress -- if Congress can put together their own... Watch »

Friday, Nov 7, 2014 at 8:07 PM

Va. Senate: Gillespie Concedes to Warner

Challenger Ed Gillespie has conceded Virginia's close Senate race to incumbent Mark Warner, nearly three days after polls closed. Read »

Friday, Nov 7, 2014 at 11:16 AM

D.C. Mayor-Elect Announces Transition Team

D.C. Mayor-Elect Announces Transition Team

District of Columbia Mayor-elect Muriel Bowser says Marion Barry and three other former mayors are among the group of Washingtonians on her transition team. Read »

Friday, Nov 7, 2014 at 5:17 AM

Rep. Delaney Wins in Md. Absentee Ballot Count

Rep. Delaney Wins in Md. Absentee Ballot Count

The Associated Press declared Democratic Rep. John Delaney the winner in Maryland's 6th Congressional District on Thursday night after election officials announced absentee ballot counts in four of the... Read »

Thursday, Nov 6, 2014 at 8:51 PM

Warner Eager to Return to Senate, No Concession From Gillespie

With the final votes still being counted, Sen. Mark Warner said Thursday he's eager to return to the Senate for a second term and push harder for a centrist agenda. Read »

Thursday, Nov 6, 2014 at 4:38 PM

Norton: No Reason for D.C. to Worry About GOP Gains

Norton: No Reason for D.C. to Worry About GOP Gains

The District of Columbia's delegate to Congress says there's no reason for leaders or residents of the heavily Democratic District to be upset about the Republican takeover of the Senate. Read »

Thursday, Nov 6, 2014 at 10:44 AM

Absentee Ballots Promise Closure in Md. House Race

Absentee Ballots Promise Closure in Md. House Race

Montgomery County election officials have begun an absentee ballot count that will likely resolve the tight race for U.S. representative in Maryland's 6th Congressional District. Read »

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