Gyms in the District are already adapting to the so-called “yoga tax,” and now the D.C. Council is considering a proposal that would require trainers be licensed by a board in the city.
Dirt bikes and ATVs present a tough problem for D.C. Police. Officers can’t give chase, and these vehicles are increasingly intimidating neighborhoods.
A D.C. Council member wants to combat what he calls a rise in street prostitution by impounding the cars of people who pick up prostitutes.
D.C. Council members are holding a hearing on a bill that would allow an adult with a terminal illness to get medication to end his or her life.
The D.C. Council has unanimously approved emergency legislation that would allow the police chief to temporarily shut down businesses that sell synthetic drugs.
The D.C. Council has voted to cut income taxes for middle-class and wealthier residents starting in September.
With minimal debate, the District has a budget for 2016.
The D.C. Council is proposing scaling back the body-camera program for city police until the department shows it’s ready.
Candidates for the D.C. Council Ward 8 seat formerly held by “Mayor for Life” Marion Barry will debate Monday night.
Former D.C. Councilmember Jim Graham is now in the strip club business.