Virginia's State Board of Elections is poised to remove up to 57,000 names of registered voters from the rolls only days before the Tuesday, Nov. 5 elections for governor and all House of Delegates' seats.
Cory Booker began his position as the latest U.S. Senator today.
Virginia’s candidates for governor, Democrat Terry McAuliffe and Virginia attorney general Ken Cuccinelli, a Republican, held their third and final debate on Oct. 24 at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Va.
Andy Shallal, the owner of Busboys and Poets and the Eatonville restaurant chain, has decided to run for the 2014 Democratic Party nomination for mayor.
D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray has ordered the continuation of a citywide freeze on hiring and pay raises to rein in the spending of government agencies.
Natalie Williams, the advisory neighborhood commissioner for 8A07, presided over her first meeting as president of the Ward 8 Democrats on Saturday, Oct. 19 at the D.C. Department of Housing and Community Development office in Southeast.
Virginia's gubernatorial race between Democrat Terry McAuliffe and state Republican Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli dominates headlines, but on Nov. 5, Virginians also vote for House of Delegates candidates.
The District of Columbia scored a significant but temporary victory last week when the Obama administration and Congress freed up the city's local funds and agreed to allow city officials to spend its revenue unfettered for fiscal year 2014.
The federal government has reopened, 800,000 so-called "non-essential" federal employees are back at work, post-mortems of winners and losers drag on and a somewhat chastened Republican Party hopes it won't get punished in the 2014 midterm elections.
President Obama announced Monday that he has designated Judge Patricia E. Campbell-Smith to be the Chief Judge of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims.
President Obama has selected former top Pentagon lawyer and longtime Democratic Party fundraiser Jeh Johnson to head the Department of Homeland Security.
Newark, N.J., Mayor Cory Booker won a special election Wednesday to represent the state in the U.S. Senate, defeating conservative Steve Lonegan.
One of the leading Democrats in the U.S. Congress made it clear recently that he wants the District of Columbia to be the 51st state of the union and he's determined to make it happen.
The race for the Ward 6 D.C. Council seat has started and two contenders with strong ties to seasoned political figures are squaring off.
Congress passed a spending bill Wednesday night that will raise the debt limit and end the government shutdown that had hamstrung the nation's economy for more than two weeks.