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NBC4 to Host Maryland Gubernatorial Debate

NBC4 to Host Maryland Gubernatorial Debate

NBC4 will be hosting a debate among the Democratic candidates for Governor of Maryland May 7. Read »

2 hours ago
Vets Want Apology After Md. AG’s Comments About Lt. Gov.

Vets Want Apology After Md. AG’s Comments About Lt. Gov.

Some veterans groups are demanding an apology from Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler after comments he... Watch »

4 hours ago
Hillary Clinton Calls for More Russia Sanctions

Hillary Clinton Calls for More Russia Sanctions

Hillary Rodham Clinton said Wednesday she believes the outcome of the standoff in Ukraine will be a bad one... Read »

2 hours ago
Virginia Lawmakers Sustain McAuliffe Vetoes

Virginia Lawmakers Sustain McAuliffe Vetoes

Gov. Terry McAuliffe has successfully vetoed two religious expression bills and legislation that would have granted... Read »

6 hours ago
Rand Paul Touts GOP Principles in Chicago

Rand Paul Touts GOP Principles in Chicago

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul said voters in perennial Democratic strongholds such as Chicago and Milwaukee will... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Mitt Romney Gives to McDonnell Defense Fund

Mitt Romney Gives to McDonnell Defense Fund

Newly released tax records show former Gov. Bob McDonnell's legal defense fund raised nearly $150,000 during... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Obama Heads to Asia to Help Settle Territorial Disputes

Obama Heads to Asia to Help Settle Territorial Disputes

NBC News Senior Political Editor Mark Murray talks about President Obama's trip to Asia. Watch »

Apr 22, 2014
Report: Legal Gay Marriage Could Boost Va. Economy

Report: Legal Gay Marriage Could Boost Va. Economy

Legalizing gay marriage in Virginia could create hundreds of jobs and generate up to $60 million in spending... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Man Fined for Message Left on Va. AG's Comment Line

Man Fined for Message Left on Va. AG's Comment Line

A profane message left on the attorney general's public comment line has cost a Virginia man $250. Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Va. Gov. McAuliffe Touts First 100 Days

Va. Gov. McAuliffe Touts First 100 Days

Gov. Terry McAuliffe is celebrating his administration's accomplishments during its first 100 days in office. Read »

Apr 21, 2014
McAuliffe Alters Felons' Voting Rights Procedures

McAuliffe Alters Felons' Voting Rights Procedures

Gov. Terry McAuliffe is making it easier for felons to regain their voting rights. Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Clinton White House Documents Set for Release

Clinton White House Documents Set for Release

The National Archives is releasing about 7,500 pages of documents Friday from former President Bill... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
O'Malley Prepping for Possible Presidential Run

O'Malley Prepping for Possible Presidential Run

NBC's Senior Political Editor Mark Murray discusses the ongoing Republican fight against the health care law,... Watch »

Apr 18, 2014
Gubernatorial Candidates Clash on Economic Policy

Gubernatorial Candidates Clash on Economic Policy

All three Democratic candidates in the governor's race agree Maryland's economic policies need work, but... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
D.C. Council Sues Mayor Over Congressional Budget Approval

D.C. Council Sues Mayor Over Congressional Budget Approval

The D.C. Council filed a lawsuit Thursday against the Mayor Vincent Gray over the city's authority to spend some of... Watch »

Apr 17, 2014
Judge: Ex-Gov. Can't Keep Filings From Prosecutors

Judge: Ex-Gov. Can't Keep Filings From Prosecutors

A judge says former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell can keep some court filings from the public, but not... Read »

Apr 17, 2014
Mizeur Calls for Physician-Assisted Suicide

Mizeur Calls for Physician-Assisted Suicide

Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Del. Heather Mizeur wants to legalize physician-assisted suicide for terminally ill... Read »

Apr 16, 2014
Mizeur Promoting State-Run Retirement Savings Plan

Mizeur Promoting State-Run Retirement Savings Plan

Del. Heather Mizeur, who is running for Maryland governor, has proposed a state-run retirement savings program... Read »

Apr 16, 2014
Gansler: Eliminate Md.'s Special Prosecutor Office

Gansler: Eliminate Md.'s Special Prosecutor Office

Attorney General Doug Gansler, a gubernatorial candidate in the Democratic primary, says Maryland should do... Read »

Apr 16, 2014
Sherwood's Notebook: 'Security' in the News Again

Sherwood's Notebook: 'Security' in the News Again

There’s good news about how the nation is keeping watch over the growing security bureaucracy in this Read »

Apr 16, 2014
Join the Ride to Conquer Cancer
Join the Ride To Conquer Cancer, Sept. 13 and 14, to raise money for cancer research and treatment. Read more
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