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Send this extremist into retirement
(The Washington Post, October 16, 2017; 5:59 PM)
 
What the D.C. Council should do next on guns
(The Washington Post, October 15, 2017; 7:45 PM)
 
The disturbing gap between what Virginians want and what the General Assembly does
(The Washington Post, October 15, 2017; 7:42 PM)
 
We the people reject white supremacy and division
(The Washington Post, October 13, 2017; 6:43 PM)
 
Va. Democrats ignore rural voters at their peril
(The Washington Post, October 13, 2017; 5:17 PM)
 
Maryland’s school calendar changes ignore what students need
(The Washington Post, October 13, 2017; 5:16 PM)
 
A long, tireless fight against sexual discrimination
(The Washington Post, October 12, 2017; 5:51 PM)
 
Where is our country’s moral compass?
(The Washington Post, October 12, 2017; 5:50 PM)
 
The Metro board needs an overhaul
(The Washington Post, October 11, 2017; 5:59 PM)
 
Hypocrisy on gun control
(The Washington Post, October 10, 2017; 6:20 PM)
 
A compromise between electronic and paper ballots
(The Washington Post, October 10, 2017; 6:18 PM)
 
Is there even the space to add extra traffic lanes?
(The Washington Post, October 10, 2017; 6:17 PM)
 
Why Ed Gillespie is right about charter schools in Virginia
(The Washington Post, October 9, 2017; 5:25 PM)
 
The District’s disappointing cases of prolonged incarceration
(The Washington Post, October 8, 2017; 6:44 PM)
 
Putting a 45-foot-tall naked statue on the Mall is a dumb idea
(The Washington Post, October 6, 2017; 6:03 PM)
 
Maryland needs to address its psychiatric-bed shortages
(The Washington Post, October 6, 2017; 6:03 PM)
 
Dogs don’t belong in D.C. restaurants
(The Washington Post, October 6, 2017; 6:02 PM)
 
Out-of-state pollution is hurting Marylanders
(The Washington Post, October 6, 2017; 5:45 PM)
 
Students need to learn about history
(The Washington Post, October 5, 2017; 6:15 PM)
 
Maryland should focus on fixing the infrastructure it already has
(The Washington Post, October 5, 2017; 6:11 PM)
 
Raising the minimum wage in Montgomery County would benefit workers
(The Washington Post, October 4, 2017; 5:51 PM)
 
Marshall ought to do more research on gender
(The Washington Post, October 3, 2017; 6:25 PM)
 
What about displacement from development?
(The Washington Post, September 25, 2017; 7:11 PM)
 
Whooping cranes are still endangered. Patuxent’s program shouldn’t end.
(The Washington Post, September 24, 2017; 5:15 PM)
 
Don’t cut down trees for the Purple Line
(The Washington Post, September 22, 2017; 6:04 PM)
 
This moviegoer with Down syndrome didn’t deserve to die
(The Washington Post, September 21, 2017; 5:44 PM)
 
Marijuana must be studied
(The Washington Post, September 21, 2017; 5:44 PM)
 
There should have been better planning for trail closures
(The Washington Post, September 20, 2017; 6:03 PM)
 
Address the noise from Reagan National Airport sooner rather than later
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2017; 6:25 PM)
 
There’s more to Ed Gillespie than his stance on statues
(The Washington Post, September 18, 2017; 6:24 PM)
 
Taxpayers shouldn’t pay for the Potomac Nationals’ new stadium
(The Washington Post, September 18, 2017; 6:23 PM)
 
Md. should move to 100 percent renewable energy as soon as possible
(The Washington Post, September 17, 2017; 6:36 PM)
 
Would a GW helipad help people — or put them in danger?
(The Washington Post, September 17, 2017; 6:36 PM)
 
Pr. George’s officials’ pay need not be comparable to that of higher-cost counties
(The Washington Post, September 15, 2017; 6:40 PM)
 
College Park made the right call on immigrants’ voting rights
(The Washington Post, September 15, 2017; 6:40 PM)
 
The real reasons the Nationals’ attendance lags
(The Washington Post, September 15, 2017; 6:33 PM)
 
What cyclists can do to make D.C. safer for all
(The Washington Post, September 15, 2017; 6:32 PM)
 
Tillerson should get foreign embassies in D.C. to clean up their act
(The Washington Post, September 14, 2017; 7:20 PM)
 
Reflecting on the Washington National Cathedral’s stained-glass windows
(The Washington Post, September 13, 2017; 6:07 PM)
 
Time for professors’ speech to be met with some opposing speech
(The Washington Post, September 12, 2017; 6:19 PM)
 
The Atlantic Coast Pipeline costs much more than dollars
(The Washington Post, September 12, 2017; 6:17 PM)
 
HUD Secretary Ben Carson has a compassion problem
(The Washington Post, September 11, 2017; 5:26 PM)
 
The ocean needs protection from the Trump administration
(The Washington Post, September 11, 2017; 5:23 PM)
 
Putting police officers on Metrobuses is not the answer
(The Washington Post, September 10, 2017; 5:19 PM)
 
Losing faith in the police after Charlottesville
(The Washington Post, September 8, 2017; 5:29 PM)
 
Considering the National Cathedral and Confederate leaders
(The Washington Post, September 8, 2017; 5:26 PM)
 
Developers have the upper hand in Montgomery County
(The Washington Post, September 8, 2017; 5:17 PM)
 
Some answers on the Atlantic Coast Pipeline
(The Washington Post, September 8, 2017; 5:17 PM)
 
Trail fans should blame Purple Line critics, not the Purple Line
(The Washington Post, September 8, 2017; 5:15 PM)
 
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