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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... 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... 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... 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
D.C. Council to Weigh Legal Sale of Marijuana

D.C. Council to Weigh Legal Sale of Marijuana

With District of Columbia residents poised to legalize possession of marijuana, the D.C. Read »

Oct 30, 2014
Hillary Clinton Stumps for Brown in Maryland

Hillary Clinton Stumps for Brown in Maryland

Hillary Rodham Clinton and Gov. Martin O'Malley, two potential 2016 Democratic candidates for president... Watch »

Oct 30, 2014
D.C. Elections Chief Projecting 40 Percent Turnout

D.C. Elections Chief Projecting 40 Percent Turnout

The executive director of the District of Columbia Board of Elections is projecting 40 percent turnout for next... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
Voters Express Frustration on Upcoming Midterm Elections

Voters Express Frustration on Upcoming Midterm Elections

NBC Senior Political Editor Mark Murray shares his insight on the upcoming elections, including voter frustration... Watch »

Oct 29, 2014
Sherwood's Notebook: Vote, Vote, Vote

Sherwood's Notebook: Vote, Vote, Vote

Welcome to the most interesting general election our city has seen in 20 years. Read »

Oct 29, 2014
Candidates For Md. Governor React To

Candidates For Md. Governor React To "Vote Flipping" In Early Voting

News 4's Mark Segraves reports on Maryland's race for governor and complaints of “vote flipping” in several counties... Watch »

Oct 28, 2014
Gov. Christie Campaigns for Hogan

Gov. Christie Campaigns for Hogan

NBC Senior Political Editor Mark Murray discusses New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's support for Larry Hogan's... Watch »

Oct 28, 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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