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McAuliffe: Virginia's Economy Is 'Back'

McAuliffe: Virginia's Economy Is 'Back'

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is touting higher-than-expected state tax revenues as a sign that Virginia's economy... Read »

Jul 13, 2015
Clinton to Bush: American Workers Need a Raise

Clinton to Bush: American Workers Need a Raise

Hillary Rodham Clinton accused former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush of lacking an understanding of the needs of American... Read »

Jul 13, 2015
Why So Many Republicans Are Running for President

Why So Many Republicans Are Running for President

After all the candidate announcements, after all the speculation about who'd go first and who's yet to jump in, one... Read »

Jul 12, 2015
Trump: 'Nobody Wants to Talk About' Immigration, Crime

Trump: 'Nobody Wants to Talk About' Immigration, Crime

Presidential candidate Donald Trump decried the American media's supposed unwillingness to cover undocumented... Watch »

Jul 11, 2015
U.S. Personnel Chief Resigns Following Data Hack

U.S. Personnel Chief Resigns Following Data Hack

The head of the U.S. government's personnel office is resigning following revelations that hackers stole the... Read »

Jul 11, 2015
Appeals Court Upholds McDonnell's Convictions

Appeals Court Upholds McDonnell's Convictions

The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has affirmed former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell guilty verdict. Watch »

Jul 11, 2015
DC Council Holding Hearing on 'Death With Dignity' Bill

DC Council Holding Hearing on 'Death With Dignity' Bill

D.C. Council members are holding a hearing on a bill that would allow an adult with a terminal illness to get... Watch »

Jul 10, 2015
Jose Andres Cancels Plan for Restaurant at Trump's D.C. Hotel

Jose Andres Cancels Plan for Restaurant at Trump's D.C. Hotel

D.C. restaurateur José Andrés is stepping back from plans to open a restaurant in Donald Trump's planned downtown... Read »

Jul 8, 2015
Donald Trump: 'I Will Win the Latino Vote'

Donald Trump: 'I Will Win the Latino Vote'

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump told NBC News on Wednesday he believes he will win the Latino vote by... Watch »

Jul 9, 2015
Hillary Clinton Jabs GOP Field on Immigration

Hillary Clinton Jabs GOP Field on Immigration

Hillary Rodham Clinton said a Republican in the White House would mark a "big U-turn" for the nation and assailed... Read »

Jul 8, 2015
Sherwood's Notebook: No Time to Wait or Waste...

Sherwood's Notebook: No Time to Wait or Waste...

First was the report last week of a possible shooting at the Navy Yard. Then, on Monday, sirens wailed at Walter... Read »

Jul 8, 2015
Right-to-Die Bill Stalls, Catholics Opposed

Right-to-Die Bill Stalls, Catholics Opposed

Legislation to allow terminally ill patients to legally end their lives in California has stalled amid fierce... Read »

Jul 7, 2015
Hogan Makes 1st Public Appearance Since 1st Round of Chemo

Hogan Makes 1st Public Appearance Since 1st Round of Chemo

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has made his first public appearance since finishing his opening round of chemotherapy... Read »

Jul 7, 2015
Illinois Voters Head to Polls in Primary for Aaron Schock's Seat

Illinois Voters Head to Polls in Primary for Aaron Schock's Seat

llinois voters were set to nominate potential successors Tuesday for ex-U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock, once a rising... Watch »

Jul 7, 2015
Hogan Details 43 Possible Purple Line Cuts

Hogan Details 43 Possible Purple Line Cuts

Maryland's governor is detailing some of the potential cuts aimed at reducing Purple Line costs by $210 million. Read »

Jul 7, 2015
Trial Challenges Va. House of Delegates Boundaries

Trial Challenges Va. House of Delegates Boundaries

A panel of federal judges will hear arguments about whether the Virginia House of Delegates illegally packed black... Read »

Jul 7, 2015
Trump Blames Unsafe Border for San Francisco Shooting

Trump Blames Unsafe Border for San Francisco Shooting

Donald Trump on Friday blamed the United States' vulnerable southern border for this week's fatal shooting of a... Read »

Jul 5, 2015
Hispanic Leaders Want GOP Field to Condemn Trump

Hispanic Leaders Want GOP Field to Condemn Trump

Hispanic leaders are bristling at the largely tepid response by Republican presidential candidates to Donald Trump's... Read »

Jul 4, 2015
Rubio, Christie Plan Sleepover With Romneys in New Hampshire

Rubio, Christie Plan Sleepover With Romneys in New Hampshire

2012 GOP nominee Mitt Romney will be hosting two rival Republican presidential contenders at a holiday sleepover... Read »

Jul 3, 2015
Clinton Says She Takes a 'Backseat to No One' Among Liberals

Clinton Says She Takes a 'Backseat to No One' Among Liberals

Hillary Rodham Clinton said Friday she takes a "backseat to no one" on championing liberal causes, presenting... Read »

Jul 3, 2015
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