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Thomas: No Plans To Resign Over Charges Of Misspending Public Money

D.C.'s attorney general has filed a lawsuit against Council member Harry Thomas Jr., alleging the lawmaker misspent $300,000 of city funds for personal and political gain.

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Sulaimon Brown Levels New Charges In Testimony

Sulaimon Brown, the former mayoral candidate whose allegations against Mayor Vincent Gray have spurred several outside investigations, testified before the D.C. Council Monday. Brown claims he was paid and promised a job by the Gray campaign for help during the campaign.

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State Party Leaders Face More Uncertainty for 2011 Election Season

In Virginia, the announcement by veteran State Sen. William Wampler that he will not seek re-election is yet another sign that the General Assembly will change significantly after November’s elections.

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D.C. Considers New Approach To Youth With Behavioral Problems

In the aftermath of a 2010 mass shooting on South Capitol Street that left four District teenagers dead, city lawmakers are looking at ways to change how the city deals with youth behavioral problems.

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Arlington County Board Seeks To Reduce Emissions

Arlington County is trying to slash carbon dioxide emissions, but the community energy plan approved in May by the County Board doesn't include mandates or penalties for carbon dioxide reductions.

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Peru's Election To Affect Traffic in Falls Church Sunday

Expatriates are expected to gather in parts in Falls Church for absentee voting in Peru's presidential election Sunday. The crowds are expected to cause gridlock around the area.

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Md. And N.J. Governors Fight Over Cap-And-Trade Program

Maryland is one of ten states that participate in a coordinated cap-and-trade program designed to lower greenhouse gas emissions and curb climate change -- but one of those states is dropping out.

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At Long Last, Sulaimon Brown Says He'll Testify

Former D.C. mayoral candidate Sulaimon Brown will finally testify before the D.C. Council for its investigation into Mayor Vincent Gray's 2010 campaign.

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