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VIDEO: 3-Year-Old Loses It Because He Can't Vote

VIDEO: 3-Year-Old Loses It Because He Can't Vote

Xavier is only 3 years old. He cannot legally vote for another 15 years. But Xavier is passionate about the democra... Watch »

Nov 5, 2014
Rick Scott Re-Elected as Florida Governor: AP

Rick Scott Re-Elected as Florida Governor: AP

Florida voters re-elected Republican Rick Scott as governor and delivered another big political defeat to the once... Watch »

Nov 5, 2014
Connecticut's Last Dry Town No More: Vote Reverses Alcohol Ban

Connecticut's Last Dry Town No More: Vote Reverses Alcohol Ban

Voters in the Connecticut town of Bridgewater made the historic decision Tuesday to end prohibition and reverse... Read »

Nov 4, 2014
Virginia 10th District: Comstock Declares Victory

Virginia 10th District: Comstock Declares Victory

Republican Barbara Comstock has won the race for Virginia's 10th Congressional District. Watch »

Nov 5, 2014
Voters at Polls Across D.C. Area.; Close Contests Expected

Voters at Polls Across D.C. Area.; Close Contests Expected

A handful of close contests are expected Tuesday as D.C., Maryland and Virginia voters head to the polls. Watch »

Nov 4, 2014
Md. Race for Governor Tightens

Md. Race for Governor Tightens

News4's Chris Gordon reports on how the Maryland gubernatorial race between Larry Hogan and Anthony Brown has tight... Watch »

Nov 4, 2014
Look Inside D.C. Election's

Look Inside D.C. Election's "Secret Room"

Workers rolled in the equipment and started putting together the booths for voters to use on Tuesday. News4's Tom... Watch »

Nov 4, 2014
New Voter ID Law in Virginia

New Voter ID Law in Virginia

A new law in Virginia requires every voter in the commonwealth to have a photo ID. Those without one can go to a... Watch »

Nov 3, 2014
Prepping for Election Day in the Commonwealth

Prepping for Election Day in the Commonwealth

Northern Virginia Bureau Chief Julie Carey reports on the two hottest races in Virginia. Watch »

Nov 3, 2014
Things to Know About Virginia's Voter ID Law

Things to Know About Virginia's Voter ID Law

Virginia voters will have to bring a photo ID to vote on Tuesday -- but that ID is not required to include the vote... Watch »

Nov 4, 2014
Conn. Governor, GOP Challenger Face Off in Last Debate

Conn. Governor, GOP Challenger Face Off in Last Debate

Connecticut's Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and his Republican challenger Tom Foley faced off in their last gube... Watch »

Nov 3, 2014
Former President George H.W. Bush Backs Gillespie

Former President George H.W. Bush Backs Gillespie

Former President George H.W. Bush is endorsing Republican Ed Gillespie in his bid against incumbent Virginia Democr... Read »

Nov 3, 2014
Michelle Obama Stumps for Brown in Md.

Michelle Obama Stumps for Brown in Md.

First lady Michelle Obama is rallying voters in Maryland to support Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown for governor. Read »

Nov 4, 2014
Saturday Last Day to Vote Absentee In Person

Saturday Last Day to Vote Absentee In Person

Saturday is the last day to vote absentee in person. Read »

Oct 31, 2014
Early Voting Up in Md. Over Last Governor's Race

Early Voting Up in Md. Over Last Governor's Race

Early voting turnout is up this year in Maryland compared with the last midterm election, and about 109,000 people... Read »

Oct 31, 2014
Mid-Term Election Showdown

Mid-Term Election Showdown

A new NBC/WSJ poll as voters decide key Senate and Governor's races, President Obama pleads Democrat’s case one last... Read »

Oct 31, 2014
Candidates Spar to Represent VA's 10th District

Candidates Spar to Represent VA's 10th District

Northern Virginia bureau chief Julie Carey interviews the Democrat and Republican candidates for Virginia's 10th... Watch »

Oct 31, 2014
Find Your Polling Place

Find Your Polling Place

Find your polling place here! Read »

Oct 31, 2014
McDonnell Wants New Trial Over Jury Issues

McDonnell Wants New Trial Over Jury Issues

Lawyers for former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell say he should get a new trial on corruption charges because the jury... Read »

Oct 30, 2014
Boston's Longest-Serving Mayor Tom Menino Dies

Boston's Longest-Serving Mayor Tom Menino Dies

Former Boston Mayor Tom Menino has died at age 71. Menino, the city's longest serving mayor, was diagnosed with... Read »

Oct 30, 2014
Join NBC4 in Food 4 Families
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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