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EDITORIAL: Tax Cuts on the Horizon

After a relatively quiet spring, it looks like there will be lots of fireworks between Mayor Vincent C. Gray and the D.C. Council over the fate and funding of streetcars.

EDITORIAL: In Search of the Missing

It's almost impossible to capture in words the emptiness, fear and sense of loss that tears at the parents, caregivers or family member of someone who just disappears.

EDITORIAL: Separate and Unequal

For the past several years, those describing themselves as reformers — armed with enormous amounts of money — have seized control of the public school debate, cowed or co-opted school boards and ushered in the rise of alternatives to public ...

EDITORIAL: Affirmative Action Under Siege

The United States Supreme Court is continuing its assault on affirmative action with its recent decision confirming the right of Michigan voters to deny students admission to college in the state on the basis of race.

EDITORIAL: NCAA and Unionization

Whether the union vote taken by Northwestern University football players last Friday succeeds or fails, its significance will have far-reaching repercussions well beyond the gridiron.

EDITORIAL: Equal Work, Equal Pay

It's a shame and an embarrassment that in 2014, the issue of equal pay for women remains unresolved and that certain politicians and activists are using pay equity as a political football.

EDITORIAL: The Civil Rights Act, 50 Years Later

One of the good things about anniversary observances and related celebrations is that they offer us a vantage point from which to gauge our progress as a country and as a people.

EDITORIAL: Henderson Deserves the Chance to Carry On

Kaya Henderson has put forth an agenda that’s been working and, unless someone else can step to the plate with far better offerings, at the very least deserves the opportunity to continue carrying out initiatives that are bringing our schools ...

EDITORIAL: Right Question, Wrong Answer

We commend Congressman Cedric Richmond for questioning U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder on the timing of the federal prosecutor's decision to announce allegations that D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray knew about the shadow campaign funded by Jeff Thompson.

EDITORIAL: Relisha's Young Face Tells More

It's been a month now since Relisha Rudd went missing.

EDITORIAL: Mayor Gray is Our Choice

Vincent Gray has earned a second chance to serve the District as its mayor and to continue a lifetime of service he is credited for giving to the residents of this city.

EDITORIAL: Scandal, Inc.

Once against, Washington D.C. is being roiled by a political scandal that has shaken the public's faith in the legislative arm of our city.

EDITORIAL: To Lead, You First Must Serve

It never gets old hearing about college students and other young people opting for a Spring Break of service, rather than catching sun and partying on the beaches of Daytona, Pensacola and Cancun.

EDITORIAL: D.C. Mayor's Race Shaping Up to Be a Dogfight

For handicappers and political pundits, the mayor's race just got a little more interesting.

EDITORIAL: Mistaken Identity

Metro Transit Police Chief Ron Pavlik has some explaining to do.