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Calif. Governor Signs School Vaccine Bill Into Law

Calif. Governor Signs School Vaccine Bill Into Law

With the signature of California's governor, a contentious bill that would impose one of the strictest school... Watch »

Jun 30, 2015
New Laws Take Effect in D.C., Md., Va. on July 1

New Laws Take Effect in D.C., Md., Va. on July 1

Several new laws are set to take effect Wednesday in Virginia and Maryland. Read »

Jul 1, 2015
Maryland Governor Feeling 'Strong' Amid Chemotherapy

Maryland Governor Feeling 'Strong' Amid Chemotherapy

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan says after 60 hours of chemotherapy treatments for an aggressive form of cancer he's... Read »

Jun 30, 2015
Mayor Bowser Kicks Off Summer Jobs Program

Mayor Bowser Kicks Off Summer Jobs Program

More than 15,000 young people started their first summer jobs in D.C. Monday as part of Mayor Muriel Bowser’s first... Watch »

Jun 29, 2015
Calif. Lawmakers Pass Strict School Vaccine Bill

Calif. Lawmakers Pass Strict School Vaccine Bill

California lawmakers have passed a contentious bill that would impose one of the strictest school vaccination laws... Read »

Jun 29, 2015
Supreme Court Upholds Independent Panel for Redistricting

Supreme Court Upholds Independent Panel for Redistricting

The Supreme Court on Monday upheld Arizona congressional districts drawn by an independent commission and rejected a... Read »

Jun 29, 2015
Hogan Undergoes First Round of Chemotherapy

Hogan Undergoes First Round of Chemotherapy

Gov. Larry Hogan said he was “humbled, heartened and uplifted by the outpouring of the tens of thousands of prayers... Read »

Jun 29, 2015
U.S. Same-Sex Marriage Ruling's Global Impact

U.S. Same-Sex Marriage Ruling's Global Impact

The landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling in favor of same-sex marriages has no legal force outside the United States... Read »

Jun 27, 2015
2016 Hopefuls on Gay Marriage Ruling

2016 Hopefuls on Gay Marriage Ruling

The presidential candidates’ reactions to the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in favor of same-sex marriage broke down... Read »

Jun 26, 2015
Hogan: Md. Will Move Forward With Purple Line

Hogan: Md. Will Move Forward With Purple Line

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan announced plans Thursday to move forward with the Purple Line -- but that plan will be... Watch »

Jun 25, 2015
Understanding the Supreme Court's ACA Ruling

Understanding the Supreme Court's ACA Ruling

NBC News Political Editor Carrie Dann speaks with Eun Yang about the importance of the Supreme Court's decision... Watch »

Jun 25, 2015
Va. Leaders React to Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

Va. Leaders React to Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

Virginia lawmakers had mixed reactions to Friday's Supreme Court ruling to legalize same-sex marriage in all 50... Watch »

Jun 26, 2015
Big-Name Governors May Face Difficulties in GOP Race

Big-Name Governors May Face Difficulties in GOP Race

NBC News Senior Political Editor Mark Murray says Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie may Watch »

Jun 24, 2015
La. Gov. Bobby Jindal Announces Presidential Run

La. Gov. Bobby Jindal Announces Presidential Run

Pitching himself as a "doer" in a field of talkers, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal declared his candidacy for... Read »

Jun 24, 2015
What You Should Know About Bobby Jindal

What You Should Know About Bobby Jindal

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal announced he is running for the GOP presidential nomination. Read »

Jun 24, 2015
Council Approves Paid Sick Time Bill in Montgomery Co.

Council Approves Paid Sick Time Bill in Montgomery Co.

Montgomery County's council members have voted in favor of a bill that requires employers to give full-time... Read »

Jun 24, 2015
Sherwood's Notebook: 'Oh, Say Can You See…’

Sherwood's Notebook: 'Oh, Say Can You See…’

What do you see when you see the Confederate battle flag? That flag has been waved by white racists for decades... Read »

Jun 24, 2015
9 Things to Know About Md. Lt. Gov. Boyd Rutherford

9 Things to Know About Md. Lt. Gov. Boyd Rutherford

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan announced Monday that he has been diagnosed with cancer of the lymph nodes, calling it... Read »

Jun 23, 2015
McAuliffe: Take Confederate Flag Off Va. Plates

McAuliffe: Take Confederate Flag Off Va. Plates

Virginia's governor is moving to have the Confederate flag banished from state license plates. Watch »

Jun 23, 2015
Montgomery Co. Officials to Vote on Paid Sick Leave

Montgomery Co. Officials to Vote on Paid Sick Leave

The Montgomery County Council is set to debate and vote on whether to require paid sick leave in the county. Read »

Jun 23, 2015
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