Barbara Comstock courts Asian voters as she campaigns to represent the congressional district.
Indictment on sex charge the latest episode in Va. politician’s colorful career.
‘I aspire to be a healer’ in a Congress that’s gridlocked by partisan hostility, the Virginia Democrat says.
Popular attorney general had good reputation, huge war chest — but lost big in primary to Anthony Brown.
A profile of the Maryland attorney general and candidate in the Democratic race for governor.
Marilynn Bland has had 18 stormy years in Prince George’s politics but keeps on winning elections.
Veteran Prince George’s County politician keeps a book of her own homespun aphorisms on her desk.
Washington is full of political consultants, but few dive into District politics the way Tom Lindenfeld does.
Muriel Bowser, the seven-year D.C. Council member, became the Democratic nominee for D.C. mayor, beating incumbent Vincent C. Gray.
The D.C. mayor is staking his political future on the black neighborhoods east of the Anacostia River.
Questions about the mayor’s honesty, from new ‘shadow’ campaign claims, have prompted some to think twice.
Businessman Jeffrey E. Thompson says he asked him for help in his successful campaign for mayor.
The former political consultant could be jailed for four months, but he vowed to continue his campaign.
He likes the Stones, jogged with Clinton and knows something about life on a nuclear submarine.
The candidate acknowledges that he faces long odds in a city accustomed to electing blacks for the city’s top job.
Whether the council member is a viable candidate has emerged as a great unknown in the 2014 race.
Only one-fourth of voters support Mayor Vincent C. Gray. The rest are split among his competition.
Shiny-blue bicycle and pine-needle scents; more recently, it’s family deaths, lost job and an eviction.
A successful campaign brawler’s state Senate bid must overcome a recent criminal conviction.
A probe into the 2010 campaign has undercut the advantages of incumbency for D.C.’s mayor.
Paul Schwartzman specializes in political profiles and narratives about life, death and everything in between. Prior to The Post, he worked at the New York Daily News, where he covered Rudolph Giuliani’s rise as mayor.