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Election 2012

Virginia Election News

Sarvis In For Virginia Senate Race, Complicating Gillespie's Hopes

Now that Libertarian Robert Sarvis has qualified to be on the ballot in the U.S. Senate race across Virginia, some are wondering if he might play a decisive role in the election.

Columbia Pike Streetcar May Weigh Heavily On Special Election In Arlington

The two political parties have picked their candidates for the August special election to fill the seat vacated by Del. Bob Brink, and the proposed Columbia Pike streetcar has emerged as a key issues.

Maryland Election News

Maryland Democrats Talk Unity After Electoral Slugging Match

Maryland Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown handily won the state's Democratic gubernatorial primary, but only after tough campaign that involved lots of name-calling — something the party tried to put aside at a unity breakfast.

The Politics Hour - July 18, 2014

Kojo and Tom Sherwood chat with Muriel Bowser, the Democratic nominee for mayor of the District of Columbia.

DC Election News

The Politics Hour - July 18, 2014

Kojo and Tom Sherwood chat with Muriel Bowser, the Democratic nominee for mayor of the District of Columbia.

Bowser Lands Key Endorsement: Former D.C. Mayor Anthony Williams

D.C. mayoral candidate Muriel Bowser will have a new supporter marching alongside her at today's Palisades Parade in Northwest D.C.: Former Mayor Anthony Williams.

National Election News

When Will D.C. Vote For Attorney General? It's Still Unknown

Candidates for attorney general in D.C. can now pick up the nominating petitions they'll need to get on the ballot. But it's still not clear when the city's first election for the position will be held.

It's Your Turn

It's your turn to weigh in on the week's headlines, including the wild week in Virginia politics.