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Cuccinelli Donates Equivalent Of Donor Gifts To Charity

After receiving $18,000 from a Virginia political donor, Republican gubernatorial candidate says he will donate an equal amount to charity.

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Arlington Voters To Consider Whether To Create Housing Authority

Come November, Arlington residents won't only be voting for governor, lieutenant governor and attorney general, but also on a ballot initiative callng for the creation of a housing authority.

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The Politics Hour - Aug 30, 2013

D.C. Democratic mayoral candidate Jack Evans joins the Politics Hour gang in the studio.

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Higher Number Of Seats In Virginia's House Of Delegates Are Contested

The race for governor and attorney general might be getting the most attention in Virginia, but more seats in the House of Delegates are being contested than in recent years.

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The Politics Hour - Aug 23, 2013

Mark Herring, Virginia's Democratic candidate for attorney general, joins the Politics Hour crew in the studio.

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McAuliffe Opens Six Point Lead On Cuccinelli In Governor's Race

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe has opened a lead over Republican candidate and Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli in the latest poll.

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McAuliffe Narrowly Leads Cuccinelli In Fight For Virginia's Top Office

A new poll finds that Democrat Terry McAuliffe has a six-point lead over Republican Ken Cuccinelli in the race for Virginia's top office. In other races, well, voters don't know much at all about the candidates.

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Va.'s First Couple To Meet With Prosecutors Looking Into Gifts From Businessman

Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife Maureen will spend the day in seperate meetings with prosecutors who are looking into gifts the couple received from the CEO of a nutritional supplement company.

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The Politics Hour

Join us for our weekly review of the politics, policies, and personalities of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.

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Virginia Voters Back Chesapeake Bay Restoration Plan

It's unclear whether the Chesapeake Bay will prove a divisive issue in this year's gubernatorial race, but a new poll shows most residents of the commonwealth support current restoration plans.