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Wednesday, Apr 24, 2013 at 4:36 PM

Bonds Claims Victory in D.C. Council Special Election

Bonds Claims Victory in D.C. Council Special Election

D.C. Councilmember Anita Bonds claimed victory in the special election for an at-large D.C. Council seat Tuesday night, News4's Tom Sherwood reported. Read »

Thursday, Apr 18, 2013 at 9:40 AM
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By Chuck Thies

Thies: D.C. Special Election Odds and Ends

Thies: D.C. Special Election Odds and Ends

Five months of campaigning and soon the grand finale: April 23 approaches. Read »

Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 at 10:25 AM
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By Chuck Thies

Thies: Post Columnist Plays Race Card

Thies: Post Columnist Plays Race Card

In the closing days of a heated campaign, Colby King twisted Patrick Mara's words. King got caught and apologized. Read »

Friday, Apr 12, 2013 at 9:06 PM
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By Tom Sherwood
      

Campaign for D.C. Charter Amendment Allowing Budget Autonomy

Six candidates are campaigning to win the April 23 special election for an at-large D.C. Council seat. Their signs are popping up here and there. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 9, 2013 at 1:38 PM
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By Chuck Thies

Thies: 7 Candidates Come Down to A or B in Special Election

Thies: 7 Candidates Come Down to A or B in Special Election

On April 23, District voters will elect an At-Large Councilmember. Seven candidates are on the ballot. Read »

Monday, Apr 8, 2013 at 9:47 PM
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By Tom Sherwood
      

D.C. Council Candidates Debate Gentrification's Impact

Early voting in a special election to fill an at-large D.C. Council seat began Monday, and the six candidates in the field clashed in a debate over the impact of gentrification and the city's declining... Read »

Monday, Apr 8, 2013 at 5:58 PM
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By Tom Sherwood
      

D.C. Special Election Raises Racial Balance Concerns

Former D.C. Council member Michael A. Brown’s surprising decision to drop out of the special election for an at-large D.C. Council seat raised some concerns about racial balance in D.C. politics. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 2, 2013 at 8:36 PM
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By Tom Sherwood

Sherwood: Brown Abandons Bid to Return to D.C. Council

Sherwood: Brown Abandons Bid to Return to D.C. Council

Former D.C. Council member Michael Brown abruptly ended a comeback campaign late Tuesday, dropping out of the April 23 special election for what he said are "personal and family" reasons. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 2, 2013 at 7:32 AM
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By Chuck Thies

Thies: 'Murky' Candidate in DC At-Large Campaign

Thies: 'Murky' Candidate in DC At-Large Campaign

Matthew Frumin wants to be a D.C. Councilmember. He also wants to keep his day job. Read »

Tuesday, Feb 26, 2013 at 5:27 AM
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By Chuck Thies

Pro-Pot Candidate Stays on D.C. Ballot

Pro-Pot Candidate Stays on D.C. Ballot

A candidate who wants to decriminalize marijuana beat back a challenge from one of his opponents and will appear on the April 23 special election ballot in D.C. 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.
Domenico Montanaro
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.
Chuck Todd
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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