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Donald Trump Looms Large In Race For Virginia's 10th District

For Republicans like Barbara Comstock running in relatively moderate districts, the question of how to handle their party's presidential candidate has been a big question on the campaign trail.

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Skip The Line: Early Voting For General Election Ramps Up Across The Region

Why wait in line on Nov. 8 when you can cast ballots early in D.C., Maryland and Virginia?
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Virginia's Voter-Registration Deadline Extended Through Friday

A federal judge has granted a brief extension of Virginia's voter-registration deadline after heavy demand prevented some voters from registering online.

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Virginia's Online Voter Registration System Crashes, Sparking A Lawsuit

Virginia's online voter registration system crashed Monday, the last day to register before November's election.

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Newly Minted American Citizens Become Virginia Voters Just In Time For Election

Forty-two people became U.S. citizens on Monday during a ceremony at Roosevelt Island – just in time for the last day Virginia residents can register to vote.

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LISTEN: Trump's Former Virginia Chairman On 'Sacrificing' Himself For The Campaign

Corey Stewart, who was fired Monday by Donald Trump's campaign, talks about what caused him to lose his job as Virginia chairman for the Republican candidate; what's next for the GOP in the commonwealth; and his own political ambitions.

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LISTEN: Northern Virginia Congressional Race Heats Up

Morning Edition host Matt McCleskey and The Washington Post's Robert McCartney discuss this week's top political stories in the region.

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LISTEN: Polls Tighten In Virginia, And Local School Districts See Leadership Shakeups

Morning Edition host Matt McCleskey and The Washington Post's Robert McCartney discuss this week's top political stories in the region.
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The Politics Hour - June 10, 2016

Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker swings by the studio - and Arlington County Democrats Libby Garvey and Erik Gutshall meet for a debate just a few days before their primary election.

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A Primary Challenge For A Top Arlington County Democrat

Could bipartisanship be the ouster of Arlington County's board chair?