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Yes, That's An Upside Down D.C. Flag On Your Voter Guide

There's an upside down D.C. flag on the city's official voter guide, but the D.C. elections board insists it was inverted on purpose.
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Purple Line To Serve As Rallying Point For Maryland Democrats

Democrats in Maryland think their support of public transit is a political winner, which will be the theme of a press conference Thursday afternoon.

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Who Would Best Represent Minorities In Virginia's 8th District?

Virginia's 8th district is mostly white and mostly Democratic. But candidates Micah Edmond and Don Beyer are sparring over who would best represent the district's minority population.

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In Debate, Maryland Gubernatorial Candidates Clash Over Healthcare, Chesapeake Bay

Democrat Anthony Brown and Republican Larry Hogan both spent much the hourlong debate on NewsChannel 8 on the attack, just as they have on the campaign trail.
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Bowser's Pockets Are Deepest In Final Weeks Of D.C. Mayoral Race

With just three weeks and change remaining in the race for D.C. mayor, Democratic Councilmember Muriel Bowser's campaign warchest outstrips Independent Councilmember David Catania by almost half a million dollars.


In Northern Virginia, Candidates See Opportunity In Asian Vote

Democrats and Republicans are both trying to lure the votes of Asian Americans, the country's fastest growing racial group.

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Ocean City Bars Candidate From Council Race After Residency Called Into Question

Ocean City's mayor and council voted 5-2 to deny Bethesda native Phillip Ufholz's bid to run for city council, saying the candidate was unable to prove he lives in Ocean City full-time.
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Immigration, Taxes Become Flashpoints In Fight For Maryland's Sixth District

Republican Dan Bongino is hoping his views on immigration will help him unseat Democrat John Delaney in the Sixth Congressional District, which encompasses all of western Maryland.
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Changes Could Come To How D.C. Runs Elections, Says McDuffie

The D.C. legislator charged with overseeing the city's elections board says that the way elections are conducted could be in for some changes in the future.
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Watch Live Video Of The D.C. Attorney General Candidates Debate

Watch the five D.C. attorney general candidates debate here starting at 7:30 p.m., or catch them tomorrow on WAMU 88.5 at 1 p.m.