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Snapshots: Severe Thunderstorms Descend Upon D.C.

Severe thunderstorms spawned several tornadoes throughout the D.C. metropolitan area on Friday, June 1. Continue reading

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Postcards from Monticello

Thomas Jefferson’s beloved Monticello outside Charlottesville, Va., was the perfect place to lament the lack of an invitation to the annual White House Correspondents Dinner… and the gardens were pretty spectacular as well! Continue reading

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Democracy for America Joins Coalition Against Proposed N.C. Marriage Amendment

Democracy for America is the latest organization to join the fight against Amendment One that would ban marriage for gays and lesbians and legal recognition of unmarried couples in North Carolina. Continue reading

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Asian Groups Criticize Marion Barry for Filipino Nurse Comment

Asian groups have once again demanded an apology from D.C. Councilmember Marion Barry after he appeared to suggest on Monday that Filipinos and other immigrants have somehow prevented black Washingtonians from becoming nurses. Continue reading

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Hagan Reiterates Opposition to Proposed N.C. Marriage Amendment

North Carolina Sen. Kay Hagan on Wednesday again reiterated opposition to a proposed constitutional amendment that would ban legal recognition of same-sex couples in the Tarheel State. Continue reading

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Frank: Congress Should Pass ENDA

Massachusetts Congressman Barney Frank said late Tuesday that Congress should pass a bill that would ban workplace discrimination based on gender identity and expression. Continue reading

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Sebelius: The Affordable Care Act is Constitutional

Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius on Tuesday stressed she is confident that the U.S. Supreme Court will uphold the Affordable Care Act. Continue reading

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