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Virginia for FAC[edit]

I'd like to put Virginia back up for Featured Article Candidate, and hope that the third time's the charm. I wanted to get in touch with you before I do to make sure you don't have any issue with the article, and that you'd support it when it goes up. Also check out the intro to make sure it works. I was aiming for the end of next week, so just give me a nod before then if there's anything. Thanks for your help.-- Patrick {oѺ} 19:13, 4 September 2009 (UTC)

Thanks for updating the map! I can't believe how long I've been at this without notice that glaring omission. And while I preferred the train image as a more classic visual for "transportation", I'm willing to try out Dulles. I do worry though that it makes it almost half of the photos which are from Northern Virginia.-- Patrick {oѺ} 21:20, 10 September 2009 (UTC)
One of the commentators added a "citation needed" tag for the sentence "Despite underfunding for segregated schools and services and a lack of political representation, African Americans still created vibrant communities and made progress." I don't know if it needs one, but it being at the end of a section probably causes it to stand out without one. Is this something you might have a book to source? I'll try to see if Cradle of America has something, since I think that sentence used to be in a paragraph that was cited to that book. Thanks.-- Patrick {oѺ} 04:24, 21 September 2009 (UTC)

Washington Metro Area[edit]

You recently added all of the sister cities of all of the cities around Washington, D.C. I was wondering if it was truly necessary to have them at the metro area article, and not just put them at the respective city articles that can be linked to. --Fiftytwo thirty (talk) 13:49, 26 March 2010 (UTC)

I guess I will just leave them. It certainly doesn't hurt. --Fiftytwo thirty (talk) 20:18, 5 April 2010 (UTC)

Main page appearance[edit]

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Proposed deletion of List of U.S. states by Asian American population[edit]

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