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D.C. ELECTION COVERAGE
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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.'s Marijuana Initiative Gets Voters Talking

Initiative 71, which would decriminalize the possession of small amounts of marijuana, was on the ballot today in D.C. The controversial issue prompted a lot of responses from voters. Here are a few.
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Are Young People Rocking The Vote In The District?

Young people aren't known for voting in numbers, but there are some factors that may contribute to young people rocking the vote in D.C. this Election Day.

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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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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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Opponents Of Pot Legalization Say They're Not Drug Warriors

Opponents of a ballot initiative that would legalize possession of pot in D.C. say that while decriminalization was OK, legalization would be one step too far.
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Officer Appointed To Monitor Integrity Of D.C. Election

U.S. Attorney Ron Machine has appointed an Election Day monitor to keep an eye on allegations of intimidation, ballot stuffing, or any other electoral impropriety.

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