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Congress to Fight Obama on Immigration

Congress to Fight Obama on Immigration

NBC's Senior Political Editor Mark Murray has more on Obama's plan to take executive action once he returns to D.C. Watch »

Nov 14, 2014
Officers Surprised Bushes Didn't Stop W.H. Intruder

Officers Surprised Bushes Didn't Stop W.H. Intruder

Secret Service officers chasing a Texas Army veteran across the White House lawn in September figured they had him... Watch »

Nov 14, 2014
Pot-Friendly States Teaming Up on Capitol Hill

Pot-Friendly States Teaming Up on Capitol Hill

Members of Congress from states with legal pot are banding together to tell their colleagues on Capitol Hill not to... Read »

Nov 13, 2014
Panel May Vote on Medical Marijuana Regulations

Panel May Vote on Medical Marijuana Regulations

A Maryland panel considering regulations for medical marijuana may finally take a vote. Read »

Nov 13, 2014
Sherwood's Notebook: 'There's There There'

Sherwood's Notebook: 'There's There There'

A year ago this month, we had the chance to sit down with U.S. Attorney Ronald Machen for an hour-long talk about... Read »

Nov 12, 2014
What Md. Residents Say They Want Hogan to Achieve

What Md. Residents Say They Want Hogan to Achieve

Maryland Gov.-elect Larry Hogan is thanking voters and veterans alike at a Veterans Day parade in Leonardtown. Read »

Nov 11, 2014
Biden: Military Veterans Are 'Spine of the Nation'

Biden: Military Veterans Are 'Spine of the Nation'

Vice President Joe Biden is saluting military veterans, calling them not only the heart and soul, but the spine... Read »

Nov 11, 2014
Defense Secretary to Lead Veterans Day Ceremony

Defense Secretary to Lead Veterans Day Ceremony

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is expected to join a Veterans Day ceremony at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on the... Read »

Nov 11, 2014
Herring Announces Donations From Inaugural Funds

Herring Announces Donations From Inaugural Funds

Attorney General Mark Herring says his inaugural committee has donated $50,000 in leftover funds to 11 Virginia... Read »

Nov 11, 2014
January Special Election for Comstock's Va. House Seat

January Special Election for Comstock's Va. House Seat

After Barbara Comstock's win of Virginia 10th District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives, Virginia voters in... Read »

Nov 10, 2014
Obama to Congress: Draft Immigration Bill

Obama to Congress: Draft Immigration Bill

President Obama is attending an economic summit in Beijing, but ahead of the trip, he spoke out about immigration... Watch »

Nov 10, 2014
Bowser to Hold Open House for Transition Office

Bowser to Hold Open House for Transition Office

D.C. Mayor-Elect Muriel Bowser will hold an open house Monday afternoon to officially introduce her transition team... Read »

Nov 10, 2014
Va. Senate: Gillespie Concedes to Warner

Va. Senate: Gillespie Concedes to Warner

Challenger Ed Gillespie has conceded Virginia's close Senate race to incumbent Mark Warner, nearly three days after... Watch »

Nov 7, 2014
D.C. Mayor-Elect Announces Transition Team

D.C. Mayor-Elect Announces Transition Team

District of Columbia Mayor-elect Muriel Bowser says Marion Barry and three other former mayors are among the group... Read »

Nov 7, 2014
Rep. Delaney Wins in Md. Absentee Ballot Count

Rep. Delaney Wins in Md. Absentee Ballot Count

The Associated Press declared Democratic Rep. John Delaney the winner in Maryland's 6th Congressional District on... Read »

Nov 7, 2014
Warner Eager to Return to Senate, No Concession From Gillespie

Warner Eager to Return to Senate, No Concession From Gillespie

With the final votes still being counted, Sen. Mark Warner said Thursday he's eager to return to the Senate for... Watch »

Nov 6, 2014
Norton: No Reason for D.C. to Worry About GOP Gains

Norton: No Reason for D.C. to Worry About GOP Gains

The District of Columbia's delegate to Congress says there's no reason for leaders or residents of the heavily... Read »

Nov 6, 2014
Weary Rivals in SoCal House Race Brace for Ballot Count

Weary Rivals in SoCal House Race Brace for Ballot Count

The long, divisive road to the 52nd Congressional District seat stretches on for its two weary candidates, incumbent... Watch »

Nov 6, 2014
Indicted Texas Gov. Perry in Court for Heated Hearing

Indicted Texas Gov. Perry in Court for Heated Hearing

Indicted Texas Gov. Rick Perry has made his first court appearance on felony abuse of power charges, sitting largely... Watch »

Nov 6, 2014
Absentee Ballots Promise Closure in Md. House Race

Absentee Ballots Promise Closure in Md. House Race

Montgomery County election officials have begun an absentee ballot count that will likely resolve the tight race for... Read »

Nov 6, 2014
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Join us as we collect non-perishable food items and money to provide a basket of food for a Thanksgiving meal to families in need. Read more
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