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Congress looks at local voting delays

The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee will hold a public forum in Woodbridge, Va. to talk about election reforms.

Monday - 01/14/2013, 05:39pm EST

Tags: Gerry Connolly, voting, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

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Map shows how Twitter users feel in real time

A supercomputer -- called the SGI UV 2000 Big Brain and housed at the University of Illinois -- tracks how Twitter users in the United States are feeling in real time.

Thursday - 11/15/2012, 12:36pm EST

Tags: tweet, carolyn bick

Groups spent $35 per voter on Maryland casino ads

For months, voters were bombarded by campaign ads for everything from the presidential and congressional races, to local ballot questions. In the end, outside groups spent enough on ads to buy each voter a nice dinner.

Sunday - 11/11/2012, 08:02am EST

Tags: voting, campaign ads, Question 7, casino, max smith

Europe Meets D.C.: Witnessing Election Day through European eyes

WTOP's European interns Alina Braun and Christine Amdam experience their first Election Day in the United States, and are surprised to find out that Americans celebrate political victories.

Saturday - 11/10/2012, 03:19pm EST

Tags: Europe meets D.C., American University, Alina Braun, Christine Amdam

Congressional map question getting less attention

Maryland voters are seeing numerous ads about high-profile ballot questions such as same-sex marriage and gambling, but they are not hearing much about whether to approve or reject the state's congressional redistricting map.

Thursday - 11/01/2012, 06:37am EDT

Tags: Linda Lamone, Maryland State Board of Elections

Barrk Obama and Mitt'ns Romney go paw-to-paw

Barrk Obama and Mitt'ns Romney are going paw-to-paw in the Washington Animal Rescue League's first "Paws to Vote" mock election.

Wednesday - 10/24/2012, 09:25am EDT

Tags: Washington Animal Rescue League, adoption, Stephanie Steinberg

NYT: Iran agrees to talk with U.S. about nuclear program

The United States and Iran have agreed to discuss Iran's nuclear program for the first time, The New York Times reported Saturday evening.

Saturday - 10/20/2012, 07:52pm EDT

Tags: Iran, nuclear,

Kaine, Allen debate final time at Virginia Tech

The two rivals vying for a U.S. Senate seat in Virginia ended their fifth and final debate Thursday with spirited clashes over what consequences their policies would have on the military.

Friday - 10/19/2012, 04:17am EDT

Tags: Tim Kaine, George Allen, debate,

Arlington voters will decide on $150 million in bond requests

Arlington voters will be deciding on more than $150 million in bond requests when they head to the polls next month. The money would go to parks, an aquatics center and schools.

Sunday - 10/14/2012, 05:27pm EDT

Tags: bonds,

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