Political News

Voters Favor Incumbent Sen. Warner: Survey

Voters Favor Incumbent Sen. Warner: Survey

With less than a month until Election Day, Virginia Sen. Mark Warner still holds a commanding lead over... Read »

Oct 7, 2014
D.C. Council to Vote on Medical Pot, Record Sealing

D.C. Council to Vote on Medical Pot, Record Sealing

The D.C. Council is poised to make further changes to marijuana laws in the nation's capital as residents... Read »

Oct 7, 2014
Gillespie, Warner Face Off in NBC4 Debate

Gillespie, Warner Face Off in NBC4 Debate

U.S. Sen. Mark Warner and Republican challenger Ed Gillespie each claim they would be the more independent voice if... Watch »

Oct 8, 2014
Gov. Perry Creates Infectious Disease Task Force

Gov. Perry Creates Infectious Disease Task Force

The first diagnosed case of Ebola in the United States, and the revelation that dozens of others in Texas are... Watch »

Oct 6, 2014
President Obama Criticized on Foreign Policy

President Obama Criticized on Foreign Policy

NBC political writer Carrie Dann has the latest on what former Defense Secretary and CIA Director Leon Panetta said... Watch »

Oct 6, 2014
First Same-Sex Couples Marry in Va.

First Same-Sex Couples Marry in Va.

Just hours after the U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way by turning away several appeals, gay couples have... Watch »

Oct 6, 2014
Obama Endorses Muriel Bowser for D.C. Mayor

Obama Endorses Muriel Bowser for D.C. Mayor

President Barack Obama has endorsed Muriel Bowser in D.C.'s mayoral race, reports News4's Tom Sherwood. Watch »

Oct 6, 2014
3 Agencies Handle D.C. Parking Tix; Bill Could Fix

3 Agencies Handle D.C. Parking Tix; Bill Could Fix

Among other things, the bill would streamline the handling of parking tickets in the District of Read »

Oct 6, 2014
McAuliffe Says He Was Unaware of Job Offer to Sen's Daughter

McAuliffe Says He Was Unaware of Job Offer to Sen's Daughter

Virginia Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe says he was unaware his chief of staff made a potential job offer to... Read »

Oct 3, 2014
Catania’s First Nats Game

Catania’s First Nats Game

Game 1 of the NLDS is also game one for D.C. mayoral candidate David Catania. Read »

Oct 3, 2014
Billionaire Casino Magnate Puts Up Money to Defeat Florida Pot Measure

Billionaire Casino Magnate Puts Up Money to Defeat Florida Pot Measure

A billionaire casino magnate is putting up more money to defeat a proposal to legalize medical... Read »

Oct 3, 2014
D.C. Council to Consider Revenge Porn Bills

D.C. Council to Consider Revenge Porn Bills

The bills would make it a crime to distribute sexually explicit photos or videos taken for private use during... Read »

Oct 3, 2014
Hillary Clinton on Grandmotherhood:

Hillary Clinton on Grandmotherhood: "I Highly Recommend It!"

Thousands waited hours in the sun to see Former First Lady and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Thursday in South... Watch »

Oct 2, 2014
D.C.'s Mayoral Candidates Square Off in Debate

D.C.'s Mayoral Candidates Square Off in Debate

Muriel Bowser, David Catania and Carol Schwartz will take part in their second debate Thursday night. Read »

Oct 2, 2014
World Leaders Watch Hong Kong Protesters Closely

World Leaders Watch Hong Kong Protesters Closely

World leaders are closely watching the pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong. NBC Senior Political Editor Mark Murray... Watch »

Oct 1, 2014
Wear Orange and Show Your Orioles Pride, O'Malley Says

Wear Orange and Show Your Orioles Pride, O'Malley Says

Show your Orioles pride, Maryland state employees -- the governor wants you to wear orange to work through... Read »

Oct 2, 2014
Deadline Coming Up for Virginia Voter Registration

Deadline Coming Up for Virginia Voter Registration

Virginians have less than two weeks remaining to register to vote in next month's general election. Read »

Oct 2, 2014
Sherwood's Notebook: Bowser Limits Exposure

Sherwood's Notebook: Bowser Limits Exposure

We'll get to the triumphant Nationals in a moment. But it's time for you to start paying attention to this... Read »

Oct 1, 2014
D.C. Officers Begin Wearing Body Cameras

D.C. Officers Begin Wearing Body Cameras

About 160 officers will each try five styles of body camera in pilot program set to begin Oct. Read »

Oct 1, 2014
Bill Clinton Attends Fundraiser for Md. Lt. Gov.

Bill Clinton Attends Fundraiser for Md. Lt. Gov.

Former President Bill Clinton took his wife's place at a fundraiser for Maryland Lt. Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Join NBC4 in the Walk to End HIV
We're looking for a few good soles. Register or donate today! Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out