D.C. Councilmember Marion Barry has reported receiving thousands of dollars in gifts from two city contractors in what may be a violation of the council’s ethics rules.
Mayor Vincent Gray discussed the District’s efforts to support early childhood education in his weekly radio address, but went on the record as opposing mandatory schooling for young children.
District of Columbia Councilmember Marion Barry has been released from the hospital after he was admitted overnight due to a drop in blood sugar.
A piece of Washington history is on the market as D.C. Councilmember Marion Barry is selling his plush 3,000-square-foot home in Southeast.
D.C. Councilmember Marion Barry says he’s going to try to force the city to spend up to $100 million of its $417 million budget surplus on services for disadvantaged residents.
Although D.C. Councilmember Marion Barry is still not giving specifics of how his annual Thanksgiving turkey giveaway for needy residents was funded, he has released a list of sponsors for Tuesday’s event.
D.C. Councilmember and former mayor Marion Barry says only ‘liberal white folks’ are interested in knowing who’s funding his annual Thanksgiving turkey giveaway.
Marion Barry will continue to represent the District of Columbia’s poorest ward on the D.C. Council.
New legislation in the D.C. Council would reduce fines from automated speed cameras and running red lights could be lowered to $50.
Unflinching before a skeptical NAACP crowd, Mitt Romney declared Wednesday he’d do more for African-Americans than Barack Obama, the nation’s first black president. He drew jeers when he lambasted the Democrat’s policies.