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What does is the fact that the state Senate district he represented until 2010 is across the Potomac River in Maryland.The 8 Most Competitive Congressional Races of 2014|Ben Jacobs|October 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Potomac now home to ugly invasive voracious snakehead predator species.Up to a Point: P.J. O’Rourke on Valentine’s Day and Oral Hygiene|P. J. O’Rourke|February 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Skutnick was a government worker who had plunged into the icy Potomac to rescue victims of a plane crash.
But if anything goes wrong, look out—and not just in the region, but on the Potomac too.
A moral focal point was Glen Echo Park, a wonderful art-deco playland in Maryland along the Potomac.
And what if that invasion should be successful, and in the coming battle, the Army of the Potomac should be overpowered?The Battle of Gettysburg|Frank Aretas Haskell
This campaign, which promised more than any previous campaign of the Army of the Potomac, was now destined to prove a failure.Three Years in the Sixth Corps|George T. Stevens
Vigorous pursuit might intercept Lee on this side of the Potomac.Personal Recollections of a Cavalryman|J. H. (James Harvey) Kidd
And all was quiet on the Potomac; but the nation was stamping and champing the bit.The Every-day Life of Abraham Lincoln|Francis Fisher Browne
Lee's army having escaped the army of the Potomac, was on its way to Pennsylvania.
river in eastern U.S., from Algonquian Patowmeck, originally the name of a native village in Virginia, perhaps literally "something brought."