It is very disconcerting and puzzling to hear the din and tumult about the vexing troubles bedeviling the Affordable Care Act. But to comparing the stumbles of the launch to George W. Bush’s deplorable non-response to Hurricane Katrina is outrageous ...
Well-wishers from near and far gathered on Friday, Nov. 8 to honor one of the city’s finest.
As the D.C. Board of Elections works on its proposed Precinct Boundary Efficiency Plan, the body would be wise to proceed in a deliberate and efficacious manner.
President Obama’s signature legislative achievement, the Patient Affordable Care Act, has had a tough debut.
Every year, thousands of young, primarily black men are arrested for marijuana possession and for the vast majority, that act will have a tremendous impact on the course their lives take going forward.
Despite the political beating the Republican Party took over the shutdown, Sen. Ted Cruz and others say they will do it all again and indicate that there are plans to continue playing this dangerous game in an effort to gain ...
There is an urgent need for all of us to change the way we view and react to mental health issues. We cannot pretend that it doesn't exist.
Mayor Vincent Gray is to be commended for his decision to buck Congress and the federal government and declare District employees "essential."
Again, ordinary Americans are made to suffer as this country stumbles into another manufactured crisis.
The Republican Party continues to give us plenty indications that it's a party at war with itself.
Those who regard communities located in Ward 8 as being the worst off in the city would be surprised to learn that the households in Anacostia have a total income of $370 million a year. That's quite an impressive figure ...
Next week, District students will be heading back to school for the 2013-14 academic year. In just about every jurisdiction, but particularly in Washington, the new school year will resurrect a variety of challenges that will test administrators, teachers and ...
Newark Mayor Cory Booker easily won the Democratic primary last week and the expectation is that he’ll be easily elected to the U.S. Senate to complete the 15-month term of the late Sen. Frank Lautenberg.
In a little more than two weeks, Washington will be ground zero as the nation celebrates the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.
The Washington Lawyers' Committee recently released a report on racial disparities in arrests in the District that raises serious questions about why so many African Americans become entangled in the criminal justice system.