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Nearly 9 in 10 Doubt Obama, GOP Can Break Gridlock

Americans may not agree on much lately, but one opinion is nearly universal: There’s almost no chance that President Barack Obama, a Democrat, and the Republican Congress can work together to solve the country’s problems.

12/11/2014

Former Va. Sen. Mark Warner (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Poll Shows Warner Ahead by 7 Percentage Points

A new poll shows incumbent Sen. Mark Warner with a seven percentage-points lead over Republican challenger Ed Gillespie.

10/31/2014

It's easy for Congress to meddle with the District of Columbia's decision to legalize recreational use of marijuana, but taking on the states is a different matter. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

Majority of D.C. Voters Expected to Vote in Favor of Recreational Pot

Residents are expected to say ‘yes’ to legalizing small amounts of recreational marijuana on Nov. 4.

10/20/2014

Maryland gubernatorial candidates Democrat Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown (left) and Larry Hogan (right).

Poll: Brown Leads Hogan By 9 Percentage Points

A new Washington Post-University of Maryland poll says Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown is leading Republican Larry Hogan by 9 percentage points in the Maryland governor’s race.

10/06/2014

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Poll Shows Narrowing Gap in D.C. Mayoral Race

A new poll shows a smaller gap between the District of Columbia’s top two mayoral candidates than previous surveys had indicated.

10/02/2014

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ESPN: Poll Reveals One Redskins Player Thinks Team Should Change Name

An ESPN poll of current Redskins players revealed one unnamed player feels the team name should be changed.

09/03/2014

Republicans are predicted to take the Senate in November, with a 51-49 seat edge that could be increased or decreased by two points if the election were held today.  (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Poll: Republicans Favored To Capture Senate In Midterm Elections

Republicans are predicted to take the Senate in November, with a 51-49 seat edge that could be increased or decreased by two points if the election were held today.

07/28/2014

There are some games on the schedule this year that are worth the trip to FedEx Field. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Poll: Local Redskins Fans Reject Name Change, Won’t Buy Merch with New Name

A new poll of 701 NFL fans in the Washington, D.C. area found an overwhelming majority of respondents to be in staunch support of the Redskins team name.

07/23/2014

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Study: Children Prefer to Road Trip With Mom

The Fourth of July is a popular travel weekend, and a new study shows that adult children prefer to go on a road trip with Mom.

07/05/2014

You promise "in sickness and in health," but a new poll shows becoming a caregiver to a frail spouse causes more stress than having to care for mom, dad or even the in-laws.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Poll: More Stressful To Care For A Spouse Than For Sick Parents

You promise “in sickness and in health,” but a new poll shows becoming a caregiver to a frail spouse causes more stress than having to care for mom, dad or even the in-laws.

05/20/2014

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