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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.
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Hogan Within 9 Points Of Brown, In Latest Maryland Poll

A new poll puts Republican gubernatorial candidate Larry Hogan behind Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown 38 percentage points to 47, a relatively close margin in heavily-Democratic Maryland.

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Did You Miss The D.C. Mayoral Debates? Here's Everything You Missed.

Here's all the audio, video and reports from the D.C. mayoral debates you could ever use.
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New Voter ID Law Changes Political Calculus In Virginia

As many as 198,000 registered voters in Virginia don't have a driver's license, making this November's election a race to get out the word about the commonwealth's new law requiring valid ID.

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The WAMU 88.5 Mayoral Debate: Tweets, Audio & Video

WAMU 88.5's D.C. mayoral debate generated a lot of action on Twitter, under the hashtag #WAMUdebate. Check it out here, along with audio and video clips.
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At Debate, D.C. Attorney General Hopefuls Fight To Woo The Many Undecided Voters

D.C. residents have never voted for an attorney general, and the five candidates vying for the office ahead of the first-ever election in November used a debate on Monday to try and sell themselves as the best possible contenders for the job.
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New Poll Puts Bowser Ahead By Double Digits In D.C. Mayoral Race

In the race for D.C. mayor, Council member Muriel Bowser has a comfortable lead over Council member David Catania and Carol Schwartz, according to a new NBC poll.

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