Virginia Republicans don’t believe government should be closest to the people.

  • John F. Seymour
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An annual festival at Kenilworth reminds me of my great hypothetical failure.

  • Francis E. Putz
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This fish is not going to ruin the ecosystem.

  • John Mathwin
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A recent Supreme Court ruling doesn’t address an inherent unfairness.

  • Carol Park
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It’s the area’s paper of record. That’s why the attack last month feels so personal.

  • Mary-Ellen Deily
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She and numerous other well-qualified, moderate nominees languish for months awaiting Senate votes.

  • Carl Tobias
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The approach goes against what is truly revitalizing the city these days.

  • Peter Galuszka
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It looks as if the bad news will continue for as long as Donald Trump is in the White House.

Ranked voting could boost voter participation.

  • Chris Otten
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The same thing that hurt Ed Gillespie in the governor's race last year is hurting Barbara Comstock now: Donald Trump.

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‘We have to be outraged.’

The transit system’s main union threatens an illegal strike, which would paralyze the region.

We generally reject conspiracy theories; the handling of the killing of Bijan Ghaisar is eroding our resistance.

District voters passed the minimum-wage measure, but it was hardly a mandate.

An independent review of the police response to protests on Jan. 20, 2017, faulted police as unprepared to deal with violence.

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Some area merchants are choosing not to take cash and to instead accept only credit or debit cards, or some form of mobile payment. It works better for them, plus it’s safer. But critics contend...

Regarding the July 3 Metro article “ Floreen may upend Montgomery County race ”: It is ludicrous to characterize phenomenally prosperous Montgomery County as some backwater imperiled by county ex...

The July 11 editorial supporting a tax increase on ride-hailing companies, “A common-sense move on ride hailing,” was misguided. Ride hailing has made it possible for those previously underserved by...

Regarding the July 12 Metro article “Democrats on council, GOP in Congress: Overturn wage hike”: On July 10, D.C. Council members Jack Evans (D-Ward 2) and Brandon T. Todd (D-Ward 4) and Council C...

The July 12 editorial “Mr. Elrich, poised to lead Montgomery?” properly characterized Democratic Montgomery County executive nominee Marc ­Elrich as being far left, unwilling to compromise and will...

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I was disappointed to see the use of the political term “partial-birth abortions” regarding late-term abortions in Jonathan Turley’s July 1 Outlook essay on Justice Anthony M. Kennedy’s legacy, “Ke...

Although I was deeply saddened upon reading the tribute to the late, great Dame Gillian Lynne [“Audacious British choreographer of ‘Cats,’ ‘Phantom,’ ” Obituaries, July 4], I was immensely cheered b...

The July 1 Outlook feature regarding George Washington’s rules of civility, “How uncivilized,” implied that the rules were written by our first president. The feature should have attributed the auth...

In her July 4 op-ed, “Courting calmness,” Kathleen Parker denigrated Jeffrey Toobin as the imaginary offspring of Cassandra and Chicken Little for his fear of what the Supreme Court may do to the...

Sometimes I cannot understand The Post’s priorities in covering important news. The Post covered the protests against separating immigrant families in the Metro section [“Rallygoers want families re...

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