The D.C. Council has voted to decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana.
A D.C. councilmember wants to change the way the city elects its local leaders to boost voter participation and ensure that candidates don’t win with less than a majority.
A D.C. councilmember is in New Hampshire to try to get support for District of Columbia voting rights in Congress.
District of Columbia officials have chosen an architectural team to lead a renovation of the central Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library in downtown Washington.
Former District of Columbia Councilmember Michael Brown is admitting to campaign finance violations as part of a new plea agreement.
A District of Columbia judge says she won’t require elections officials to print the attorney general race on the April 1 primary ballot after the D.C. Council has voted to postpone the race.
The D.C. Council gave preliminary approval Tuesday to a new program that would help low-income families pay for college.
The D.C. Council is set to take its first vote on decriminalizing marijuana Tuesday, but city lawmakers are considering a major change to the proposed law that would allow police to lock you up if you’re caught lighting up in public.
The D.C. Council will listen to testimony on the city’s strategies for sheltering the homeless, including the practice of housing families in motels.
A D.C. Council committee will investigate the death of a man who collapsed across the street from a city fire station.