President Barack Obama’s ambitious plan to expand preschool programs comes as one out of every 13 students already in Head Start classrooms is at risk of being kicked out if lawmakers don’t sidestep a budget meltdown.
President Barack Obama’s call to raise the minimum wage to $9 an hour and boost it annually to keep pace with inflation is already getting a trial run. Ten states make similar cost-of-living adjustments, including Washington state, where workers earn at least $9.19 an hour, the highest minimum in the country.
When Democrats in 1994 passed an assault-weapons ban, then lost control of both the House and Senate months later, members of both parties said it was no coincidence.
Becoming aware of emergency preparedness procedures is critical as there is often little warning when a disaster or emergency strikes.
Authorities are taking a closer look at the District’s liquor laws after a Northeast facility licensed as a banquet hall was the backdrop of a quintuple shooting over the weekend.
Washington officials are expected to announce a budget surplus Tuesday in the $400 million range. The surplus is sure to trigger debate in the district about what to do with the money.
With musical theater, Shakespeare, new works and old classics, there is something theater for everyone to enjoy this spring in Washington.
Expect to add more than a few running buddies, and friends, when you meet up with the best running clubs in D.C.
These support groups can be a great way to collaborate with other DC-area parents who are homeschooling, offering access to resources parents couldn’t otherwise dream of. T
Taste the best Southern-style meals and drinks this side of the Rio Grande at the best Southern-style bars in the D.C. metro area.