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Kaine unlikely to face Democratic competition for Senate nomination

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By Anita Kumar | 01:01 PM ET, 03/28/2012 ...

Mansion chef departs amid police investigation

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By Anita Kumar | 10:25 AM ET, 03/24/2012 ...

McDonnell heads West for political and business meetings

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By Anita Kumar | 08:36 AM ET, 03/23/2012 ...

McDonnell signs bill giving Thomas Haynesworth $1M

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“We pray that this will allow Thomas a new beginning to pursue the dreams he has been waiting almost three decades to fulfill.” By Anita Kumar | 05:00 AM ET, 04/06/2012 ...

Del. Marshall, again, urges McDonnell to sign detention bill

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By Anita Kumar | 09:49 AM ET, 04/05/2012 ...

Kaine raised $2.2M in last three months; has no Democratic opponents in Senate race

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By Anita Kumar | 08:05 AM ET, 04/03/2012 ...

Educate, not legislate, on morality

By Anita Kumar

The Washington Post’s Anita Kumar described the embarrassment caused by SB 484 in a recent article : The ultrasound legislation, for instance, drew the ire and ridicule of left-leaning cable shows and late-night comedians after it became clear that the bill would require women seeking an ...

Calloway Cemetery preservation unearths Arlington community’s roots

By Anita Kumar

When Saundra Green looks over the compact cemetery adjacent to Calloway United Methodist Church in Arlington, she sees a history of her community. The oldest grave contains Margaret Hyson, who died in 1891 and was a slave on the Hall’s Hill plantation before emancipation. Under another marker ...

Funding for second phase of Metro’s Silver Line uncertain

By Anita Kumar

Fairfax County is expected Tuesday to approve funding for the second phase of Metro’s new Silver Line, but the project could be in jeopardy because of disputes over its cost and the role of unions in constructing it. On Thursday, Virginia legislators backed away from providing $300 million to ...

McCormick fails to make GOP Senate primary ballot; four others submit signatures

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By Anita Kumar | 05:48 PM ET, 03/29/2012 ...

Claire Gastanga to head the ACLU of Virginia

By Anita Kumar

And, though she has not yet stepped through the door, she’s already thinking of ways to expand the ACLU's footprint in Virginia.” By Anita Kumar | 11:45 AM ET, 03/27/2012 ...

McDonnell appoints Bryan Rhode to ABC commission

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By Anita Kumar | 11:05 AM ET, 03/26/2012 ...

Va. close to getting more spots on airports board

By Anita Kumar

After months of sparring, Virginia moved closer Friday to exerting more influence over the board that operates Dulles and Reagan airports and supervises construction of the new Metrorail line to Loudoun County. The Virginia House of Delegates unanimously passed a bill that would give Gov. ...

Herring poised to run for attorney general in 2013

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By Anita Kumar | 04:16 PM ET, 04/09/2012 ...

Legislators debate closing Va.’s centers for the developmentally disabled

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By Anita Kumar | 05:00 AM ET, 04/02/2012 ...

Public meetings will be held on uranium mining in Virginia

By Anita Kumar

Posted at 11:13 AM ET, 03/23/2012 TheWashingtonPost The National Academy of Sciences will hold a series of meetings next week to brief the public on its two-year study of uranium mining in Virginia. The meetings will be held in Fairfax County on Wednesday, Charlottesville on Thursday and ...

D.C. police report arrests in more than a dozen robberies

By Anita Kumar

One victim was painting a fence in Anacostia on Tuesday when his wallet was taken and he was knocked from a ladder. Another victim was leaving the Potomac Avenue Metro station Thursday when he was assaulted and his headphones were taken. D.C. police, who are trying to combat a surge in ...

At U.S. Institute of Peace, building’s provocative design doesn’t entirely succeed

By Anita Kumar

Driving into the heart of Washington at night, you can’t miss seeing the luminescent headquarters building of the U.S. Institute of Peace just beyond the northwest corner of the Mall. The institute is most visible and aesthetically enticing after dark. In daylight, its unique, idiosyncratic ...

Va. legislators accepted $246,000 in gifts last year

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By Anita Kumar | 10:00 AM ET, 02/07/2012 ...

McDonnell reaches decision on uranium mining in Va.

By Anita Kumar

Posted at 02:13 PM ET, 01/19/2012 McDonnell reaches decision on uranium mining in Va. By Anita Kumar | 02:13 PM ET, 01/19/2012 This commenter is a Washington Post editor, reporter or producer. Washington Post reporters or editors recommend this comment or reader post. You must be ...

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