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Can The Success Of D.C.'s Best Middle Schools Be Replicated?

Mayoral contender and D.C. Council member Muriel Bowser said she wants to replicate the educational successes of Alice Deal Middle School. But does the school really offer a model for the whole city?

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The Kojo Nnamdi/Washington City Paper 2014 Democratic Primary Poll

A new poll sponsored by The Kojo Nnamdi Show and Washington City Paper has some interesting insights into District politics in the weeks before the election.

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Get Out The Vote: 13 Early Voting Centers Open Across D.C.

Those who hope to cast an early ballot in this year's Democratic primary in D.C. may have an easier time avoiding lines thanks to a website that tracks wait times..

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D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray To Run For Reelection

WAMU 88.5 reporter Patrick Madden joins Kojo to explore the ramifications of D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray opting to run for reelection in 2014.

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D.C. Reverses Course, Allows Zukerberg To Raise Money For Attorney General Run

The saga of D.C.'s sole candidate for attorney general continued this week, with the D.C. Office of Campaign Finance reversing course and allowing Paul Zukerberg to raise money for an election that may not even happen.

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Paul Zukerberg Told To Stop Campaign For D.C. Attorney General

In an ongoing political battle over the timing of the first election of a District attorney general, Paul Zukerberg has been told to halt his campaign.

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The Politics Hour - Nov. 22, 2013

A breakdown in mental health care services contributes to a tragedy for a prominent Virginia lawmaker. Construction bumps continue to plague the Silver Spring Transit Center. And D.C. planners put the brakes on revising building height limits. Join us for our weekly review of the politics, policies and personalities of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.

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Libertarian, Republican Mayoral Candidates Jump Into The Fray For D.C. Primary

It's not just Democrats that will get to participate in April's D.C. primary: a Libertarian and Republican have thrown their hats in the ring for the city's top elected office.
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At First Debate, D.C. Mayoral Contenders Take Aim At Gray

A crowded field of mayoral contenders took the opportunity at their first debate to criticize the potential candidate not in room: Mayor Vincent Gray.
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Busboys And Poets' Andy Shallal Makes Mayoral Campaign Official

After announcing his intention to run for mayor last week on The Kojo Nnamdi Show, Busboys and Poets owner Andy Shallal made his campaign official today with an event at Ben's Chili Bowl.

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D.C. Council And Attorney General Candidate Spar Over Timing Of Election

Paul Zukerberg is running to be D.C.'s first elected attorney general, but if the D.C. Council has its way, he won't be on the ballot until 2018.
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Busboys And... Politics? Shallal Jumps Into D.C. Mayoral Race, As Does Orange

The owner of the Busboys and Poets chain and the longtime city politician are now among the contenders for D.C.'s top office.
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The Politics Hour - Nov. 15, 2013

D.C. Council Chairman Phil Mendelson joins the Politics Hour team in the studio.

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