Pop singer-songwriter Sheila E. will headline the inaugural ball for Washington’s new mayor.
Since the death of Marion Barry on Sunday, there have been two competing narratives about his life and career in D.C. politics.
Residents of the District of Columbia and politicians throughout the nation are mourning Sunday after the early morning death of former D.C. Mayor Marion Barry.
Flags in Washington are flying at half-staff in honor of former District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry.
An autopsy will be conducted on the body of former District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry.
The mayor-elect in the nation’s capital says she won’t allow an initiative legalizing marijuana to take effect until the District of Columbia has a system in place to tax and regulate the drug. But the head of the legalization campaign says he’ll fight her on that.
District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray is set to honor city firefighters for bravery.
Elections officials in the nation’s capital say they’ve addressed computer glitches that led to major delays in counting votes during the April 1 primary, but critics say the process of identifying and fixing the problem was slow and insufficiently transparent.
President Barack Obama has endorsed fellow Democrat Muriel Bowser’s bid for District of Columbia mayor.
The campaign for mayor of Washington is emerging from its summer lull with the first debate between the major candidates.