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The Politics Hour - March 28, 2014

Kojo and Tom Sherwood analyze the home stretch of D.C.'s upcoming Democratic primary. Then, Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler, a gubernatorial candidate, pays a visit to the studio.

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Criminal Investigation Delays Report On Deeds Incident

The Office of the Inspector General's report on the attack on state Sen. Deeds was completed on March 10, but the Virginia State Police asked the inspector general to withhold the report from the public until it can complete a criminal investigation.
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Military Official Offers More Details On Norfolk Shooting

The civilian who fatally shot a sailor aboard a Navy destroyer late Monday took the gun from a sailor on watch, according to an anonymous military official.

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Environmentalists Say Virginia Paper Company's Toilet Paper May Still Stink

Activists with the World Wild Life Fund says Mercury Paper hasn't offered evidence yet that they have followed through on their promises to clean up their environmental act.

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Old Dominion Boat Club Strikes Deal With City Of Alexandria

The boat club will get $5 million and a new spot on Prince Street, and the city will get a public plaza on King Street.
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Navy: Sailor, Citizen Suspect Killed At Norfolk Base

A Navy sailor was shot and a lone suspect killed aboard a destroyer docked at the Naval base in Norfolk, Va.

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How Did Silver Line Problems Evade Layers Of Oversight?

Problems with the Silver Line have pushed back the opening of Phase I to the summer, leaving questions as to how, with multiple layers of public oversight on the project, these issues weren't addressed earlier.

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NFLer Brian Banks To Speak At UVA About Innocence Project

Former NFL linebacker Brian Backs saw his career derailed by a wrongful conviction, and is now backing an organization that helps the innocent at an event at the University of Virginia.

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Virginia General Assembly Deadlocked Over Medicaid Expansion

Governor Terry McAuliffe is attempting to facilitate a deal between Republicans and Democrats, who are engaged in a game of chicken over expanding Medicaid in the commonwealth.
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Environmental Groups Call For Virginia To Reduce Carbon Pollution

A coalition of Virginia environmental groups is planning a statewide campaign calling for a reduction in carbon pollution.

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