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.