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Bowser Says Legal Marijuana Sales May Come Sooner Rather Than Later

It's only been a day since 69 percent of D.C. voters gave approval to a ballot initiative legalizing the possession of two ounces of marijuana, but mayor-elect Muriel Bowser says that a system of retail sales of the drug may not be far off.
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Let's Go To The Map: How Muriel And Marijuana Won In D.C.

Muriel Bowser and Initiative 71 were the big winner in D.C. on Tuesday night, but how — and where — did they pull it off? We look at our interactive election map for answers.
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Bowser Handily Defeats Catania In D.C. Mayor's Race

Muriel Bowser emerged victorious in Tuesday's heavily contested D.C. mayoral election, defeating fellow member of the D.C. Council David Catania in a race that proved less competitive than originally expected.
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View D.C. Election Results With This Map

See how each D.C. precinct voted on Election Day with our Open Election Map, developed by Code for DC.
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On Election Day, Voter Turnout Appears Higher In D.C.

Turnout appears to be up from April's primary, based on the number of early ballots cast and anecdotal evidence from precincts across the District.
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D.C. Libertarian Won't Win Mayor's Race, But Says That's Not The Point

Bruce Majors is a Libertarian running for D.C. mayor, but says that winning isn't something he expects — or thinks is necessary.
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D.C. Council Hopefuls Not Letting Current Election Get In Way Of Plans For Next

The results aren't even in for the D.C. mayoral race, but some hopeful candidates are already jockeying to replace Muriel Bowser on the D.C. Council.
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Decisions On Streetcar Await The District's Next Mayor

The District Department of Transportation has scaled back the planned streetcar system from 22 miles to 8 — and whether that's restored may depend on who wins the race for mayor.

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All Eyes Are On The D.C. Board Of Elections Tuesday

The D.C. Board of Elections has developed a reputation for discrepancies, mistakes and delays. Will things be better in D.C. this Election Day?

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Marijuana Legalization Approved By D.C. Voters, Next Heads To Congress

D.C. voters on Tuesday approved a ballot initiative legalizing the possession of marijuana, joining a growing number of other jurisdictions across the country that are loosening once-punitive drug laws.

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