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.

Latest by Rachel Weiner

Alexandria taps traffic safety expert as new police chief

Michael Brown served with the California Highway Patrol and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

Man admits trying to register fake voters for Virginia progressive group

Alexandria registrar noticed similar handwriting on numerous applications, leading to arrest, conviction.

Judge refuses to halt Va. execution over concerns about lethal-injection drugs

Judge refuses to halt Va. execution over concerns about lethal-injection drugs

Ricky Gray, who killed a Richmond family of four on New Year’s Day 2006, is scheduled to be put to death Jan. 18.

Man charged with shooting U.S. diplomat in Mexico

Man charged with shooting U.S. diplomat in Mexico

The official was wounded Friday in Guadalajara.