Former District of Columbia Councilmember Michael Brown is expected in federal court Monday to plead guilty to a bribery charge.
Former District of Columbia Councilmember Michael Brown has been charged with bribery and has told associates that he plans to plead guilty.
Michael A. Brown will attempt to return to the D.C. Council, this time as a Democrat. The independent was defeated in November by independent David Grosso.
D.C. Councilmember Michael A. Brown and challenger David Grosso sparred over Brown’s personal finances and Grosso’s misdemeanor marijuana conviction during their first televised debate.
A rally is being held downtown on Tuesday in support of raising the federal minimum wage.
District of Columbia leaders and advocates will be rallying in defense of a requirement that local residents be hired to work on city-funded construction projects.
The D.C. Council is scheduled to install one of its lawmakers as interim chairman after months of scandal has forced two of its committee members to be removed, but arguments over the proper candidate have caused the meeting to be led astray.