Jeffrey Thompson, a well-connected D.C. businessman, was charged in federal court Monday with conspiring to violate federal and local campaign finance laws by illegally funding campaign activity for local and national candidates such as former New York Sen. Hillary Rodham ...
The strongest challenger to the re-election bid of D.C. Council member Anita Bonds (D-At Large) has gotten some key endorsements that could make the incumbent nervous as the April 1 primary election nears.
The Congressional Black Caucus, upset by the recent treatment of Rep. Elijah Cummings as the ranking Democrat on the Oversight and Government Reform Committee by its chairman, Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), sent a letter on Thursday to House Speaker John ...
District entrepreneur Andy Shallal, owner of the highly successful Busboys and Poets restaurant chain in the Washington area, said Thursday that he is not quitting the mayor's race despite low numbers in several polls.
D.C. Council member Anita Bonds achieved a milestone in her short legislative career by pushing the passage of the "Senior Citizen Real Property Tax Relief Act of 2013" on Tuesday at the John A. Wilson Building in Northwest.
D.C. Council member Marion Barry left the MedStar National Rehabilitation Network in Northwest on Wednesday after being treated for an illness but made it clear that he is still the Ward 8 representative.
While D.C. Council member Marion Barry recuperates from a recent hospitalization, some political activists in Ward 8 are quietly talking about who will be the person to succeed him.
The DC Chamber of Commerce announced Tuesday that it will support the re-election bit of Mayor Vincent Gray in the Democratic primary on April 1.
D.C. Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton (D) championed President Obama's fiscal 2015 budget released Tuesday because it would grant the District budget and legislative autonomy for the first time, as well as fund programs that she supports.
The Republican National Committee, in an effort to boost its numbers among people of color, announced on Monday three national advisory councils encompassing African-Americans, Latinos, and Asian- and Pacific-Americans.
D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray scored a major victory Saturday when he received the endorsement of the D.C. Latino Democratic Caucus and the D.C. Asian American & Pacific Islanders Democratic Caucus.
President Barack Obama has finally displayed some swagger.
President Obama told fellow Democrats at the opening session of the party's winter meeting Friday that they should continue to fight for its beliefs and refute Republican ideals to the American people.
President Barack Obama, during a brief statement Friday at the White House on the unrest in Ukraine, called for neighboring Russia to pull back military forces in the region, promising that "there will be costs" for any military intervention.
tD.C. Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton, who has won battles to put Frederick Douglass in Statutory Hall in the U.S. Capitol and the right have the District flag flown with the 50 states on armed services property, is sponsoring a bill ...