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City Council Tries Again on Cigar-Smoking Exemption

It's round two for the D.C. Council and its attempt to allow cigar smoking at a boxing-themed charity event.

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Protesters Against U.S. Involvement In Libya Voiced Opposition In Front Of White House

U.S. involvement in the Libyan war sparked dueling protests in front of the White House Saturday.

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Maryland Redistricting Committee To Hold 12 Public Meetings

Maryland residents will have at least 12 opportunities to weigh in on how the state will redraw its political districts.

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Kwame Brown Case Referred To Federal Investigators

D.C. Council Chairman Kwame Brown is now the third city lawmaker facing scrutiny from federal investigators. Election officials say the U.S. Attorney's office has taken records related to Brown's 2008 campaign and it's now up to federal authorities to decide what happens next.

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WaPo's McCartney: Voters Decide On Maryland DREAM Act, D.C.P.S. Releases This Years Test Scores

Washington Post columnist Robert McCartney gives an analysis of this week's top news, including the fate the DREAM Act in Maryland, and the release of the latest test scores for elementary and secondary schools in the District.

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CQ Roll Call: Obama Continues Debt Ceiling Talks This Weekend, Congress Works On Cutting Its Own Budget

David Hawkings, editor of the CQ Roll Call Daily Briefing, offers the latest news on Capitol Hill, including the continuing talks on the deficit reductions and Congress' plan to cut its own budget.

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