Virginia Democrats might pay for rejecting Youngkin’s gas-tax holiday

In politics, if you’re explaining, you’re losing.

The voters speak in D.C., but it’s not quite clear what they said

Mayor Muriel E. Bowser is renominated, but less than half of voters are behind her.

What the union vote at Towson’s Apple Store means for Maryland

Given Apple’s iconic role in the tech sector, the union victory in Maryland may be a harbinger of broader unionization efforts across the tech sector.
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Metro then and now

Metro was once “America’s transit system.” Hopefully, it can be again.
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The D.C. area, with planning, can be a climate refuge

Climate change will soon outstrip human hubris. When people start looking around for hospitable places, many will realize the Mid-Atlantic is the place to be.
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I spoke up against racism in Virginia and was attacked by ‘anti-racists’

The problem is that our school district’s proposed solution was to counter racism with more racism.
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Preparing for an ‘extreme’ abortion debate in Virginia

Virginia Republicans seem intent on restricting access to abortion, perhaps with a few exceptions, after 15 to 20 weeks and painting Democrats as extremists.

Maryland’s offshore wind will help the climate and create jobs

We must move away from fossil fuels and embrace clean energy. Do we want Maryland to be a leader in this transition and reap the economic benefits or not?
  • Jun 28

Let the Latin Mass remain in D.C.

Many Catholics are saddened, surprised and angered by Cardinal Gregory's decision.
  • Jun 28

Virginia’s top health official needs an education on racism

We all have much to learn about racism’s impact on public health, including how to identify, reverse and prevent racism at all levels.
  • Jun 27
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D.C. voters sent mixed messages in the Democratic primary

She will need to recalibrate her “my way or the highway” approach if she hopes to continue to move the city forward.

Our picks for Tuesday’s D.C. Democratic primary

Democratic voters will go to the polls Tuesday to select the party’s nominees.

The Post endorses Brooke Lierman in Democratic primary for Maryland comptroller

In a two-way primary contest, Brooke Lierman, a state lawmaker, is the better choice for Democrats voting for their candidate for state comptroller.

The Post endorses Jim Shalleck in the GOP primary for Maryland attorney general

Jim Shalleck, an experienced prosecutor who led Montgomery County's Board of Elections for six years, is our choice in Maryland's Republican primary for attorney general. His opponent is unfit for public office.

The Post endorses Kelly Schulz in the GOP primary for Maryland governor

Kelly Schulz is a pragmatist who knows how government works.
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Feeling safe in a society with vaccine mandates

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We’re all under pressure

  • Jan 18
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Principles over polls

  • Jan 18
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We all have a stake in college enrollment

  • Jan 18
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Mr. Youngkin should explore conservationist conservatives

  • Jan 18
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Readers critique The Post: This bird has flown

Here are this week's Free for All letters.
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Readers critique The Post: Photos didn’t show the whole picture

Here are this week's Free for All letters.
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Readers critique The Post: The battle of the sexes rages on

This week's Free for All letters
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Readers critique The Post: The town of Pound deserves to be on the map

This week's Free for All letters
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Readers critique The Post: Sexism in soccer coverage crops up again

This week's Free for All letters.
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