Rachel Weiner
Rachel Weiner
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Rachel Weiner covers national politics for Post Politics and The Fix. She came to the Washington Post in 2010 as a political web editor and anchored the Post's 2012 election blog. She was previously a web editor at The Huffington Post.

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One Republican who won’t run for president — Bob Ehrlich

One Republican who won’t run for president — Bob Ehrlich

The ex-Maryland governor plans instead to launch a political action committee so he can be heard “not just in Maryland, but in the country.“

How much will former Va. governor McDonnell lose in pension payments?

How much  will former Va. governor McDonnell lose in pension payments?

Given his age and years of government service, McDonnell was likely getting about $3,700 a month.

Virginia Republicans revive talk of abortion in wake of video stings

Virginia Republicans revive talk of abortion in wake of video stings

The Planned Parenthood furor has brought back an issue that GOP had been avoiding in recent years.

Va.’s top lawyer: Robert McDonnell should lose his state pension

Va.’s top lawyer: Robert McDonnell should lose his state pension

Mark Herring points to a law relating to felony convictions, which the former governor himself signed.