WTOP breaks down key races and measures that will appear on Northern Virginia ballots on Nov. 8. Key races include Comstock and Bennett for Virginia’s 10th District; Wittman, Rowe and Parker for the 1st; Garrett and Dittmar for the 5th; and Beyer, Hernick and Garcia for the 8th. Fairfax County will vote on the meals tax; Arlington County will vote on school construction projects and Metro maintenance; Loudoun will decide on funding for new schools, recreation centers, a Leesburg fire station expansion and road repairs; and statewide, voters will decide on amendments to the constitution that would affect the right-to-work law and tax exemptions for the spouses of police, fire and medical workers.
Two Iowa police officers were shot and killed in a pair of attacks that have been described as “ambushes.” Police are currently looking into suspects.
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Federal officials will be on duty in Virginia to respond to suspected voter fraud and intimidation on election day.
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Pew Research tells us what we already know: Six out of 10 Americans are tired of the 2016 presidential race and media election coverage.
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Loudoun officials have determined the police shooting death of an Aldie man in August was justified.