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Still No Concession In Virginia's Hotly Contested Senate Race

Sen. Mark Warner has declared victory in Tuesday night's election in Virginia, but Republican challenger Ed Gillespie has yet to concede in the close senate race.
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What Does Larry Hogan's Election Mean For The Purple Line?

The Republican businessman who won Tuesday's Maryland gubernatorial election might not squash the transit project as many assume.
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Bowser Says Legal Marijuana Sales May Come Sooner Rather Than Later

It's only been a day since 69 percent of D.C. voters gave approval to a ballot initiative legalizing the possession of two ounces of marijuana, but mayor-elect Muriel Bowser says that a system of retail sales of the drug may not be far off.
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Independent Vihstadt Defeats Howze Again For Arlington County Board

Democrat Alan Howze was hoping to reverse the results of a special election for the Arlington County Board earlier this year, but independent John Vihstadt was able to win again.

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New Virginia Rep. Barbara Comstock: 'I'm Finally Going To Get A Real Job!'

In the race to fill the seat of retiring Virginia Congressman Frank Wolf, Republican Barbara Comstock cruised to a double-digit victory.

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Warner Claims Senate Victory In Virginia, But Recount May Be On The Way

Incumbent Democratic Sen. Mark Warner was claiming victory on Tuesday night, but with a margin of less than 1 percent between him and Republican Ed Gillepsie, a recount seems inevitable.

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Let's Go To The Map: How Muriel And Marijuana Won In D.C.

Muriel Bowser and Initiative 71 were the big winner in D.C. on Tuesday night, but how — and where — did they pull it off? We look at our interactive election map for answers.
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Republican Hogan Hands Brown, Democrats A Stunning Loss In Maryland

Maryland is a state that traditionally swings blue, but with a focus on taxes, Republican Larry Hogan delivered a thorough defeat to Democratic Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown.

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Bowser Handily Defeats Catania In D.C. Mayor's Race

Muriel Bowser emerged victorious in Tuesday's heavily contested D.C. mayoral election, defeating fellow member of the D.C. Council David Catania in a race that proved less competitive than originally expected.
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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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