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Senate Democrats remove D.C. marijuana, abortion riders in spending plan, but hurdles remain

D.C. council members are "cautiously optimistic" that they can pass legislation legalizing the sale of marijuana, but only if Senate Republicans play ball.
  • Oct 19, 2021

Rep. Andy Harris, a doctor, says he’s prescribed ivermectin as a covid-19 treatment

The Republican congressman from Maryland made the comments last month about the unproven treatment while co-hosting a radio program.
  • Oct 19, 2021

GOP group’s apparent influence on Virginia redistricting map stirs mistrust on commission

The National Republican Redistricting Trust helped draw a congressional map for former Congressman Tom Davis, who submitted it to the Virginia Redistricting Commission. The map under debate closely resembles his proposal.
  • Oct 18, 2021
  • Local

Thousands gather at Women’s March rallies in D.C., across U.S. to protect Roe v. Wade

Thousands of protesters assembled at rallies planned Saturday in cities including Washington, New York, Austin, Dallas and Chicago.
  • Oct 2, 2021
  • Local

Afghans arrived near a small Virginia town, exposing two different versions of America

Rumors and donations pile up in the Virginia town where Fort Pickett is located.
  • Sep 25, 2021

Rep. Elaine Luria, endorsed by U.S. Chamber of Commerce, now targeted by its ad campaign

The Chamber is urging the Virginia congresswoman and other moderate Democrats to oppose the $3.5 trillion reconciliation package.
  • Sep 24, 2021

D.C. street closures for Saturday’s rally in support of Jan. 6 insurrection defendants

Crews have started to put up perimeter fencing around the U.S. Capitol area in preparation for a rally in support of those arrested in the Jan. 6 attack.
  • Sep 16, 2021

Va. relatives of front-line doctor who died by suicide press House to pass physicians’ mental health bill

Lorna Breen’s New York hospital saw an onslaught of covid-19 patients at the start of the pandemic.
  • Sep 15, 2021