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D.C. Council Members Upset With Mayor's Veto

DC Mayor Vincent Gray’s decision to "pocket veto" a bill is rankling members of the city council.

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Montgomery County Council Will Set Dates To Replace Leslie Johnson

The Prince George's County Council is planning a special election to fill the seat vacated by the resignation of Leslie Johnson.

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Va. Lieutenant Governor To Lead Romney's Virginia Campaign

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney will get some help in Virginia from one of the state's top party leaders. Lieutenant Governor Bob Bolling (R) will serve as the chairman of Romney's Virginia campaign.

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Va. Senator Seeking Seat On Debt Ceiling 'Super Committee'

Sen. Mark Warner (D-Va.) says the deal struck over the weekend to resolve the debt-ceiling standoff "dodged a bullet," but Congress must follow up by enacting a broader solution to the federal government's debt problems.

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Two Northern Virginia Congressmen Decry Debt Deal

The region's U.S. House lawmakers split their votes on whether or not to raise the nation's debt ceiling.

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Senate Passes Debt Ceiling Deal

A deal to raise the federal government's debt limit by $1 trillion has passed the Senate, by a vote of 74-26. President Obama is expected to sign the bill into law later today.

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