I regret calling for Justin Fairfax to resign

Without due process, his life, like mine, was upended.
  • 2 days ago

Removing the tipped wage will hurt restaurant workers

Tipping provides the opportunity for many restaurant workers to earn far beyond minimum wage while they never make less than the minimum wage.
  • 2 days ago

Crime, punishment and redemption in a tough Baltimore neighborhood

In Baltimore's Bocek neighborhood, Rocky Brown caused “chaos and corruption.” After prison, he made good on his promise to make the community better.
  • 2 days ago

Rob Wittman’s election denialism is really self-preservation

Trading democracy to avoid a primary challenge from the populist right.

What’s at stake with Arlington’s missing middle housing debate

Arlington needs to change to save itself. Some form of up-zoning is inevitable. But history has shown that doing something isn’t always better than nothing.
  • 4 days ago

Ranked-choice voting might be Virginia’s future

In Virginia, ranked-choice voting has notable bipartisan backing. including former governor George Allen and Rep. Don Beyer.

Maryland should take one more step to reduce these risky chemicals

The state passed a law to ban the use of PFAS in food packaging, rugs and carpets. But it persists in medical uses.
  • Sep 23

D.C. recognizes how much early-childhood education matters

The child-care shortage stems from poor compensation. We can’t fix that without recognizing early educators as highly skilled and knowledgeable professionals.
  • Sep 23

Why does the Mountain Valley Pipeline matter?

The natural gas pipeline will be hundreds of miles from my home. But when finished, it will affect all of us.
  • Sep 23

Virginia’s new school guidance protects parental rights

Asking schools to keep parents informed about their children’s well-being make perfect sense to the vast majority of Virginians.
  • Sep 22
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Wes Moore is a compelling choice for governor in Maryland

The Post endorses Democrat Wes Moore — Army veteran, author and philanthropic executive — in Maryland's Nov. 8 gubernatorial election.

Bridge suicide barriers work. It’s past time to put up more.

Critics point to costs and aesthetics, but potentially saving lives should take precedence.

Why eliminating the tipped wage is a bad idea for D.C.

Passing Initiative 82 this year could put the city’s economy and workers at risk.

With Metro struggling, the D.C. region will not recover

Metrorail ridership is down 60 percent from pre-pandemic levels, and the system faces a budgetary cliff starting next summer.

Virginia’s ‘Election Integrity Unit’ achieves the opposite of its stated purpose

Virginia's Republican attorney general, Jason S. Miyares, has deployed 20 investigators to suss out what his own office has acknowledged did not exist in 2020.
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Feeling safe in a society with vaccine mandates

  • Jan 18, 2022
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We’re all under pressure

  • Jan 18, 2022
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Principles over polls

  • Jan 18, 2022
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We all have a stake in college enrollment

  • Jan 18, 2022
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Mr. Youngkin should explore conservationist conservatives

  • Jan 18, 2022
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Readers critique The Post: Outlook is an incredible loss for readers

Here are this week's Free for All letters.
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Readers critique The Post: Queen coverage was a little over-the-top

Here are this week's Free for All letters.
  • Sep 23
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Readers critique The Post: Tennis coverage had some aces — and a fault

Here are this week's Free for All letters.
  • Sep 16
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Readers critique The Post: There’s more to that story

Here are this week's Free for All letters.
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Readers critique The Post: Margaret Sullivan wrote a fitting farewell

Here are this week's Free for All letters.
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