The voices of teachers and parents are starting to have new-found respect.

  • Mark SImon
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The police department is supposed to be collecting and sharing data on the controversial tactic. Until it does, it should stop.

Mayor Bowser’s change in handling felon-in-possession gun crimes shoots the city in the foot.

Gambling brings too many problems to be worth the revenue.

My disabled son aged out of school. Now what?

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State lawmakers should give local districts the authority to determine when academic years begin and end.

Virginia’s governor and lieutenant governor can’t simply hunker down; they need to address the accusations against them.

The District’s threat to force Metro to restore later hours could sidetrack the transit system’s ability to perform necessary preventive maintenance.

If the lieutenant governor does not resign, the state should undertake an immediate inquiry into the accusations against him.

Federal officials’ promise to make D.C. gun crime a priority should be applauded, not derided

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Regarding the Feb. 17 Commuter article “Everybody seems to want another bay bridge — but not too close to their neighborhood”: Up to $10 billion in spending from now, Maryland’s transportation pl...

Regarding the Feb. 13 Metro article “Va. tobacco buyers may soon have to be 21, not 18”: I fully support a bill in the Virginia General Assembly that would raise the legal age for purchasing ciga...

Virginia Dels. Hala S. Ayala (D-Prince William) and Marcus B. Simon (D-Fairfax) filed bills last week to enable the Virginia House of Delegates to vote on ratifying the Equal Rights Amendment [“In...

“A community in a community,” the Feb. 13 Metro article about Jillian and Scott Copeland’s efforts to provide schooling for their son with disabilities and housing as he reaches adulthood, brought...

In his Feb. 11 op-ed, “Racism, rape and judging the past,” Fred Hiatt presented several questions that seem relevant when judging reports of past sins by current politicians. I would add anoth...

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This week’s “Free for All” letters.

This week’s “Free for All” letters.

This week’s “Free for All” letters.

This week’s “Free for All” letters.

This week’s “Free for All” letters.

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