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Independent Vihstadt Defeats Howze Again For Arlington County Board

Democrat Alan Howze was hoping to reverse the results of a special election for the Arlington County Board earlier this year, but independent John Vihstadt was able to win again.

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New Virginia Rep. Barbara Comstock: 'I'm Finally Going To Get A Real Job!'

In the race to fill the seat of retiring Virginia Congressman Frank Wolf, Republican Barbara Comstock cruised to a double-digit victory.

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Warner Claims Senate Victory In Virginia, But Recount May Be On The Way

Incumbent Democratic Sen. Mark Warner was claiming victory on Tuesday night, but with a margin of less than 1 percent between him and Republican Ed Gillepsie, a recount seems inevitable.

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Warner Casts His Vote, Takes One Last Shot At Gillespie

Sen. Mark Warner came to Lyles-Crouch Elementary School in Alexandria to cast his ballot today, and he was not shy about sharing his decision for the U.S. Senate.
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Virginia's Senate Race: The View From Arlington

Voters in Arlington talk about the U.S. Senate race between Mark Warner and Ed Gillespie.

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Fundraising For Virginia Candidates Likely To Break Records

Candidates for the House and Senate in Virginia raised more than $50 million this election cycle, an amount that is likely to break records when all the numbers have been calculated.
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Why Did Outside Money Stay Out Of Virginia's Senate Race?

The election between Tim Kaine and George Allen was one of the top draws for outside money in 2012, but this year's race between Democrat Mark Warner and Republican Ed Gillespie hasn't drawn nearly the attention or the dollars.

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Virginia's 10th District Turns On Ethics In Final Days Of Campaign

In the race to replace Congressman Frank Wolf in Virginia's 10th Congressional District, Republican Barbara Comstock is being accused of an ethical breach for pushing for state laws on her employer's agenda.

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Virginia Elections: Comstock Takes House Seat; Senate Race Still Up For Grabs

Coverage of Virginia's big races from WAMU 88.5.