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A D.C. Politician's Secret Woes And Shocking End

John A. Wilson was one of the most powerful men in D.C. politics, but he had a secret that would eventually drive him to suicide.

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This Week On Metro Connection: Secrets

This week we'll bring you stories of things you can make, keep, or even carry to the grave: secrets.

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Your Turn

New allegations over Mayor Gray's campaign donations, the "fiscal cliff" standoff, Hillary Clinton for president in 2016, the escalating situation in Egypt...let us know what's on your mind. It's Your Turn.

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At-Large Debate Special: The Politics Of A Transforming City

Join Kojo and WAMU 88.5 News as we chat with all the candidates running for the an at-large D.C. Council seat about the visions for managing the growth of the city.

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At-Large Debate Special: Ethics In D.C. Government

Join Kojo and the WAMU 88.5 news team for a special forum with all six candidates in the special election for an at-large seat on the D.C. Council.

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In Damascus, Residents Will Decide Whether To Stay 'Dry'

Will dry Damascus be dry no more? That question will be decided by voters in November when residents of the town vote on a referendum on alcohol sales.

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Arlington Board Candidates Debate Merits Of Columbia Pike Streetcar

The Columbia Pike streetcar has been the most discussed issue in the campaign for Arlington County Board  — and the $250 million project doesn't have many staunch supporters among this year's candidates.

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Fight On Police Union Referendum Heats Up In Montgomery County

Montgomery County residents will vote on several county-specific ballot questions in November, including one that would change the way the police chief negotiates with the police union. 

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Montgomery County's Question A Supports Hiring Disabled

Montgomery County voters will have several initiatives on their ballot in this year's election, including a measure that allows the county to recruit and hire more individuals with disabilities. 

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