In a State of the Union address that was perhaps his most energetic and optimistic — before a Congress dominated by Republican majorities for the first time in his presidency — President Barack Obama proclaimed the state of the union ...
At last count, almost two dozen people have signaled their intention and filed to run for the seat of the late Ward 8 Council member Marion S. Barry Jr.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi announced this week during a closed-door caucus meeting that she would name the first Muslim lawmaker to the House's Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence.
With the race to elect the next Ward 4 D.C. Council member well underway, it remains to be seen who among more than dozen prospective candidates will fill D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser's old seat on April 28.
Wearing a light blue top and matching skirt and with D.C. School Chancellor Kaya Henderson and Metropolitan Police Chief Cathy Lanier seated by her side, Muriel Bowser took advantage of the spotlight by tackling the lightning rod issue of statehood ...
With Vincent Gray passing the torch and officially relinquishing his office to Muriel Bowser, most observers declared that the change has ushered in a new day for the District of Columbia.
Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell was sentenced Tuesday to 24 months in prison followed by two years of supervised release for his convictions on 11 public corruption charges.
Marion Christopher Barry, the only child of the late former D.C. mayor, announced Monday he will run for his father's Ward 8 Council seat.
D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser will appear Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press” with Metropolitan Police Chief Cathy Lanier and Kaya Henderson, chancellor of the city’s public schools.
In a poignant ceremony brimming with the promise of renewal, Muriel Elizabeth Bowser became the second woman to serve as chief executive officer of the nation's capital.
Muriel Bowser was sworn in Friday as the seventh elected mayor of the District of Columbia.
A visibly content Vincent Gray recently delivered his final address as city executive before friends, family, colleagues, and loyal supporters at his newly revitalized alma mater.
D.C. Mayor-elect Muriel Bowser, who will be sworn into office Jan. 2 in a public ceremony at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, has announced three days of events set to culminate with her inaugural ball.
A DC Vote-led group has launched an initiative to get city residents involved with incoming Mayor Muriel Bowser's administration.
President Obama will weigh in for the first time on the deaths of Michael Brown, Eric Garner and Tamir Rice at the hands of white police officers during an exclusive interview Monday with BET.