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Tuesday, Mar 10, 2015 at 10:19 PM

Md. Senate Committee Votes Down Governor's Stormwater Bill

Md. Senate Committee Votes Down Governor's Stormwater Bill

A state Senate committee gave an unfavorable vote to Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan's bill to repeal stormwater management fees. Read »

Tuesday, Mar 10, 2015 at 8:43 PM
Mayor Bowser: Good Jobs = Good Homes for D.C. Residents

Mayor Bowser: Good Jobs = Good Homes for D.C. Residents

Despite skyrocketing housing costs, a D.C. housekeeper saved enough money to soon buy a house in the city. As News4's Tom Sherwood reports, it's part of Mayor Muriel Bowser's effort to assure good jobs for... Watch »

Tuesday, Mar 10, 2015 at 8:19 PM

U.S. Rep. Donna Edwards to Run for Mikulski's Seat

U.S. Rep. Donna Edwards has announced her plans to run for U.S. Senate in 2016. Read »

Tuesday, Mar 10, 2015 at 10:13 AM

Moms Will Be Able to Breastfeed in Public in Va.

Moms Will Be Able to Breastfeed in Public in Va.

Moms in Virginia will soon be legally allowed to breastfeed their babies in public places. Read »

Tuesday, Mar 10, 2015 at 5:55 AM

Hearing on Drone Legislation Set in Maryland

Hearing on Drone Legislation Set in Maryland

A measure in Maryland would establish that only the state may enact a law or take other actions to prohibit or restrict the use of unmanned aircrafts, not local governments. Read »

Monday, Mar 9, 2015 at 11:34 PM

44 Former AGs Back ex-Va. Gov. McDonnell's Appeal

44 Former AGs Back ex-Va. Gov. McDonnell's Appeal

Forty-four former state attorneys general from across the country have urged a federal appeals court to toss out former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's public corruption convictions. Read »

Monday, Mar 9, 2015 at 11:28 PM

Marion Barry's Son Declines Plea Offer in Bank Altercation

Marion Barry's Son Declines Plea Offer in Bank Altercation

The son of former District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry declined an offer from prosecutors to plead guilty to misdemeanor charges after an altercation at a downtown Washington bank. Read »

Saturday, Mar 7, 2015 at 8:37 AM
New Mural of Marion Barry Revealed on Birthday

New Mural of Marion Barry Revealed on Birthday

News4's Mark Segraves reports on the unveiling of a Marion Barry mural in Southeast Washington. Other permanent tributes are being planned to honor the former D.C. mayor and council member. Watch »

Friday, Mar 6, 2015 at 10:59 PM

Md. House Panel Shoots Down Bill to Repeal Stormwater Fees

Md. House Panel Shoots Down Bill to Repeal Stormwater Fees

A House committee voted against Gov. Larry Hogan's proposal to repeal stormwater management fees. Read »

Friday, Mar 6, 2015 at 8:47 PM
Meet the Press Moderator Chuck Todd on Clinton Email Controversy

Meet the Press Moderator Chuck Todd on Clinton Email Controversy

Meet the Press Moderator Chuck Todd talks about the controversy surrounding Hillary Clinton's email accounts. 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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