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Wednesday, Nov 5, 2014 at 11:03 AM
Warner, Gillespie Race Remains Undetermined

Warner, Gillespie Race Remains Undetermined

Election Day is over, but it remains to be seen whether Mark Warner will keep his Senate seat or hand it over to challenger Ed Gillespie. Watch »

Wednesday, Nov 5, 2014 at 8:28 PM

What Can Democratic Md. Expect From a GOP Governor?

Republican Larry Hogan won the race for governor of Maryland Tuesday in a shocking upset over Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown in a blue state. Read »

Wednesday, Nov 5, 2014 at 2:12 AM

D.C. Pot Vote: Residents Legalize Small Amounts of Pot

D.C. Pot Vote: Residents Legalize Small Amounts of Pot

Voters in D.C. voted decisively Tuesday to legalize the possession of small amounts of marijuana in Washington. Read »

Thursday, Nov 6, 2014 at 8:44 AM

Warner 'Apparent Winner' in Va. Senate Race: NBC News

NBC News is calling incumbent Mark Warner the "apparent winner" in Virginia's Senate race, as officials work to certify election results in the razor-close race. Read »

Wednesday, Nov 5, 2014 at 1:53 AM

Results in For Most D.C.-Area Races, Turnout "Steady"

Results in For Most D.C.-Area Races, Turnout

Results for most big races in the D.C.-area have been released, while the Virginia U.S. Senate race remains too close to call. Read »

Wednesday, Nov 5, 2014 at 7:35 AM

Sherwood's Notebook: Rip ’Em All Down!

Sherwood's Notebook: Rip ’Em All Down!

Your candidate won. Congratulations. Your candidate lost. Condolences all around. Win or lose, it’s time to take the campaign signs down. Read »

Wednesday, Nov 5, 2014 at 7:51 PM

Virginia 10th District: Comstock Declares Victory

Republican Barbara Comstock has won the race for Virginia's 10th Congressional District. Read »

Tuesday, Nov 4, 2014 at 8:13 PM

After Toppling Cantor, Dave Brat Wins His Seat

After Toppling Cantor, Dave Brat Wins His Seat

Republican Dave Brat followed his stunning primary victory over then-House Majority Leader Eric Cantor by beating his Democratic opponent on Tuesday to win a congressional seat. Read »

Tuesday, Nov 4, 2014 at 5:40 PM

At the Polls: Some Reports of 'Vote Flipping'

As voters lined up around the region to cast their ballots Tuesday, some citizens have contacted News4 to report problems they've encountered at the polls. Read »

Tuesday, Nov 4, 2014 at 9:55 AM
Look Inside D.C. Election's

Look Inside D.C. Election's 'Secret Room'

Workers rolled in the equipment and started putting together the booths for voters to use on Tuesday. News4's Tom Sherwood got inside the secure room where all the results come in. 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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