Eleanor Holmes Norton
Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton and other District of Columbia leaders are hoping Congress doesn’t interfere with local affairs while crafting a spending plan for the next fiscal year.
A leading House Republican is talking to District of Columbia leaders about easing the height restrictions that have limited buildings in the nation’s capital to about 12 stories for more than a century.
Holding special elections is about to get easier in D.C. In the wake of Councilmember Harry Thomas Jr.’s resignation, the district has a seat to fill.
U.S. Park Police say an officer has been struck with a brick in the face as officers in riot gear and on horseback cleared protesters from one of the last remaining Occupy sites.