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Women lag behind men in campaign fundraising

By Michelle Ye Hee Lee and Anu Narayanswamy | Washington Post Lauren Baer, a former Obama administration foreign policy adviser, has been buoyed by a string of endorsements from Democratic Party officials and national House leaders in her first-time bid for Congress. But for all the attention on her race in South Florida – one […]

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Walters: DMV’s ‘secret office’ for Capitol politicians, their staffs

Forcing motorists to wait for hours – sometimes in 100-degree heat – to do their business with the Department of Motor Vehicles obviously erodes whatever affection they might have had for state government and its politicians. Repeatedly, during two legislative hearings on the DMV’s operational crisis last week, lawmakers reminded the department’s director, career bureaucrat […]