Halloween in D.C. brings on a plethora of politically-inspired costumes and tiny tots are not exempt from that scene. Don’t be basic just because it is an election year. Look beyond the Donald and Hillary this All Hallows Eve and dress your kid in a D.C.-style only a native would know. Click through the slideshow to get inspired.

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Along the lines of famous folks and local heroes; newscasters in the District are our own celebrities. Trot out a David Gregory, Chris Matthews or Doreen Gentzler an add an earpiece to the look to make it totally professional.

Do you have any D.C.-centric Halloween costume ideas? Tell us about it in the comments section below. 

—Victoria Mason

Photos: Karl Johnson via Flickr, Flo’s shots 4 me via Flickr, Target.com, Gordon via Flickr, Jill Watson via Flickr, EaglebrookSchool via Flickr, Mount Vernon