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David Grosso Defeats Michael Brown For D.C. Council

Challenger David Grosso has wrenched an at-large D.C. Council seat from incumbent Michael Brown, making it the first time in 15 years an incumbent has lost a council election. All other members retained their seats in Tuesday's election.

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Election 2012: Analyzing The Results

An early look at the results of Tuesday's election and what they mean both for the Washington region and the rest of the country.

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Live Blog: Election 2012 News, Around The Region

The latest election 2012 news, updates and results from the polls, election headquarters and campaign offices.

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Georgetown ANC Candidate Could Become Youngest Openly-Gay Elected Official

A 20-year-old candidate running unopposed for the Advisory Neighborhood Council in the District may soon become the youngest openly-gay elected official in the country.

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The Politics Hour

Our conversation with the at-large candidates for the D.C. Council continues with less than a week to Election Day.

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Analysis: More Scandals At The D.C. Tax Office, A Rare Competitive General Election

The close general election race between  for the at-large seat on the D.C. Council has WAMU D.C. reporter Patrick Madden excited, and he also discusses the new scandal weighing on D.C. CFO Natwar Gandhi.

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The Politics Hour

Kojo and Tom Sherwood chat with a group of candidates competing for at-large seats on the D.C. Council.

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Poll: Some Voters Find D.C.'s Closed Primary System Unfair

The District of Columbia has a long history of closed primaries, but many D.C. voters surveyed for a recent poll said they don't believe that's the fairest way to select local leaders.

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Early Voting Underway In The District

D.C. residents wishing to cast their ballots early are now free to do so. There is just one polling location at the moment, but after this weekend, seven more early voting locations will be opened.

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Michael Brown, David Grosso Locked In Tight Race For D.C. Council

Incumbent D.C. Council member Michael Brown and Independent challenger David Grosso are locked in a tight race for the council's at-large council seat, according to a new poll.

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