With control of the legislature at stake, every mistake matters.

We must allow both parties to have their cases heard, so justice can be served.

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.

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Transit safety officials say the transit system isn’t ready to cede maintenance time to keep trains running later, and we agree.

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.

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Michael Gerson, in his Feb. 19 op-ed, “There are limits to forgiveness,” essentially called for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (D) to resign for wearing blackface 35 years ago. Like Mr. Gerson, I was d...

Regarding the Feb. 16 Metro article “Student vandalism at faith retreat stuns Gonzaga community”: Again, the criminal-justice system appears to be skewed in favor of the scions of wealthy familie...

Regarding James Forman Jr.’s Feb. 17 Local Opinions essay, “D.C. doubles down on prison-first policies”: There is an inherent disconnect. First-time offenders deserve a chance to reform and clear thei...

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...

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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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