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Md. Prosecutors Urge Veto of Pot Leniency Bill

Md. Prosecutors Urge Veto of Pot Leniency Bill

The Maryland State's Attorneys Association is urging Gov. Martin O'Malley to veto a bill that... Read »

Apr 14, 2014
Congressional Report Presses for E-Cigarette Rules

Congressional Report Presses for E-Cigarette Rules

Concerns about electronic cigarettes, including flavors and marketing that could appeal to young people, underscore... Read »

Apr 14, 2014
Meet the Woman Accused of Hurling a Shoe at Hillary

Meet the Woman Accused of Hurling a Shoe at Hillary

Who would throw a shoe at Hillary Clinton mid-speech at an industry conference? An Arizona woman named Alison Ernst,... Read »

Apr 11, 2014
Virginia AG Files Brief Supporting Gay Marriage

Virginia AG Files Brief Supporting Gay Marriage

Virginia's attorney general has told an appellate court reviewing a judge's ruling that the state's gay marriage ban... Read »

Apr 11, 2014
Arlington's First Non-Dem. in Decades to Be Sworn In

Arlington's First Non-Dem. in Decades to Be Sworn In

The Arlington County Board's newest member is set to be sworn in. Read »

Apr 11, 2014
GOP Debate: Is Maryland Friendly to Business?

GOP Debate: Is Maryland Friendly to Business?

Republicans running for Maryland governor repeatedly compared state government to a business during their... Read »

Apr 11, 2014
La. Congressman Rebuffs Calls for His Resignation

La. Congressman Rebuffs Calls for His Resignation

Louisiana Rep. Vance McAllister has stayed out of sight as calls grow louder from Republicans back home... Read »

Apr 11, 2014
Woman Hurls Shoe at Hillary Clinton During Speech

Woman Hurls Shoe at Hillary Clinton During Speech

A woman is in custody after hurling what she said was a shoe at Hillary Clinton during a speech in Las Vegas —... Watch »

Apr 10, 2014
Clinton Critical of Recent Changes to Civil Rights Act

Clinton Critical of Recent Changes to Civil Rights Act

Former President Bill Clinton Wednesday said he was critical of recent changes made to the Civil Rights Act... Watch »

Apr 10, 2014
Sen. Warner Campaign Says It Has Nearly $9 Million

Sen. Warner Campaign Says It Has Nearly $9 Million

U.S. Sen. Mark Warner has nearly $9 million to spend on his re-election campaign, which has yet to begin... Read »

Apr 9, 2014
President Carter Criticizes President Obama at Civil Rights Summit

President Carter Criticizes President Obama at Civil Rights Summit

At the Civil Rights Summit in Austin former President Jimmy Carter criticized President Barack Obama on his... Watch »

Apr 9, 2014
Clinton Comments Plant Seed She Might Not Run for President

Clinton Comments Plant Seed She Might Not Run for President

Hillary Clinton's comments that she didn't enjoy the discussion of political dysfunction when she was secretary... Watch »

Apr 9, 2014
Quixotic Bid to Boost Lawmakers' Pay Falls Short

Quixotic Bid to Boost Lawmakers' Pay Falls Short

A retiring congressman has lost his quixotic bid to give members of Congress $25 a day to help with their... Read »

Apr 9, 2014
Sen. Warner Campaign Says It Has Nearly $9M

Sen. Warner Campaign Says It Has Nearly $9M

U.S. Sen. Mark Warner has nearly $9 million to spend on his re-election campaign, which has yet to begin in earnest,... Read »

Apr 9, 2014
First Non-Dem. in Decades Wins Special Election in Arlington

First Non-Dem. in Decades Wins Special Election in Arlington

A non-Democrat has been elected to the Arlington County Board of Supervisors for the first time in 15 years Read »

Apr 9, 2014
Sherwood's Notebook: More Forums? Maybe Not

Sherwood's Notebook: More Forums? Maybe Not

A calendar-crushing series of debates and forums is now an expected part of local Washington Read »

Apr 9, 2014
D.C. Council Considers Lifting Restrictions on Medical Marijuana

D.C. Council Considers Lifting Restrictions on Medical Marijuana

All 13 members of the D.C. Council signed on to a bill that would lift restrictions on who qualifies for... Read »

Apr 8, 2014
Former President Clinton Endorses Anthony Brown

Former President Clinton Endorses Anthony Brown

Former President Bill Clinton has endorsed Maryland Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown for governor. Read »

Apr 8, 2014
93-Year-Old Florida Mayor Wants Another Term

93-Year-Old Florida Mayor Wants Another Term

Voters in the Orlando suburb of Apopka are deciding whether to return their 93-year-old mayor to Read »

Apr 8, 2014
 Louisiana Congressman Caught on Camera Kissing Staffer

Louisiana Congressman Caught on Camera Kissing Staffer

A congressman is asking for forgiveness after he was caught on camera kissing a woman who is not his wife. Read »

Apr 8, 2014
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