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...As Cuccinelli Uses Obamacare Mishaps To Rally His Own Base

Republican Ken Cuccinelli is using the technical mishaps associated with President Obama's federal health insurance exchange as a means to rally support ahead of Tuesday gubernatorial election in Virginia.

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Obama Stumps For McAuliffe In Virginia...

Over the weekend President Barack Obama joined Virginia gubernatorial contender Terry McAuliffe at a rally in Arlington, urging Democrats to lead him to victory over Ken Cuccinelli on Tuesday.

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Cuccinelli, McAuliffe Pushing For Support Days Before Election

Candidates for Virginia governor Ken Cuccinelli and Terry McAuliffe spent the weekend doing some last-minute campaigning before Tuesday's election.


Va. Governor's Race: Nationally Significant Or Just Nasty?

Virginians go to the polls Tuesday to pick the man they dislike the least to be their new governor: longtime Clinton moneyman Terry McAuliffe or hardline Tea Party conservative Ken Cuccinelli.


McAuliffe Holds Lead In Va. Governor Contest

Tuesday's election is seen as a key off-year contest, and a test of strength for both parties leading up to the 2014 elections. But it's beginning to look like a rout. Democrat Terry McAuliffe is leading Republican Ken Cuccinelli by as much as 12 points. The race appears to have turned into a referendum on Cuccinelli's conservative views.

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Day-After Analysis Of State Election Results

Post-election analysis of key state races and ballot initiatives across the country, including Virginia, New Jersey and Alabama. Diane and her guests discuss state election results, the influence of outside money and how national trends are shaping state and local politics.

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Analysis: Virginia's Elections In The Final Stretch

Washington Post columnist Robert McCartney discusses the week's political news, including the elections in the Commonwealth in the Virginia, which are nearing their end.

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Have Problems Voting In Virginia? There's A Hotline For That

Have a problem voting in Virginia? The ACLU has created a hotline that you can call.
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Women's Issues Become Central Focus Of Attorney General's Race In Virginia

In Virginia, the race for attorney general has become one of the hottest campaigns on the ballot — and women's issues have taken center stage in the campaign.
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The Politics Hour - Nov. 1, 2013

Kojo and Tom Sherwood chat with E.W. Jackson, a Republican candidate for lieutenant governor of Virginia, and with D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray.