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View from the upper seats of the proposed new D.C. United soccer stadium at Buzzard Point. (Rendering from D.C. United)

Council Approves D.C. Soccer Stadium

The latest plan for a new soccer stadium in D.C. was passed by the D.C. Council Tuesday, exactly 16 months after the plan first came out.

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View from the upper seats of the proposed new D.C. United soccer stadium at Buzzard Point. (Rendering from D.C. United)

D.C. Mayor-Elect: Reeves Center Will be Removed as Option for Soccer Stadium

D.C.’s incoming mayor says the new soccer stadium proposed 16 months ago can still happen, even though she wants to alter a key element of the plan.


More than a third of those who voted for a Republican House candidate were dissatisfied or angry with GOP leaders in Congress; a quarter of Democratic voters upset with President Obama. (Photo by J.D. Pooley/Getty Images)

Special Election to Operate Under New Finance Laws

The coming special election to fill the D.C. Council seat of Mayor-elect Muriel Bowser will be the first to test restrictive new campaign finance laws passed by D.C. officials last year.


D.C. mayoral candidate Muriel Bowser. (Photo from Muriel Bowser)

D.C. Mayor-Elect Announces Transition Team

District of Columbia Mayor-elect Muriel Bowser says Marion Barry and three other former mayors are among the group of Washingtonians on her transition team.


Marijuana plants. (Credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

D.C. Mayor-Elect Says No to Unregulated Legal Pot

The mayor-elect in the nation’s capital says she won’t allow an initiative legalizing marijuana to take effect until the District of Columbia has a system in place to tax and regulate the drug. But the head of the legalization campaign says he’ll fight her on that.


D.C. mayoral candidate Muriel Bowser. (Photo from Muriel Bowser)

Muriel Bowser Elected District of Columbia Mayor

Muriel Bowser was elected Tuesday as the District of Columbia’s seventh mayor in 40 years of self-rule for the nation’s capital, continuing the Democratic Party’s longtime dominance of city politics.



D.C. Mayoral Race Competitive, Not Necessarily Close

This year’s election for mayor could end up as the most competitive in the history of the nation’s capital. But that doesn’t mean it’s actually close.


D.C. Councilmember Muriel Bowser is running for mayor in 2014. (Photo from Muriel Bowser)

D.C. Mayoral Candidate Profile: Democrat Muriel Bowser

Muriel Bowser is a fifth-generation Washingtonian.


File photo of voting booths. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

D.C. Elections Chief Projecting 40 Percent Turnout

The executive director of the District of Columbia Board of Elections is projecting 40 percent turnout for next week’s election.


D.C. Councilmember David Catania (Photo from Catania For Mayor)

Latest Attack Ad in D.C. Mayoral Race Uses ‘Scandal’ to Grab Attention

The latest attack ad from Independent candidate David Catania uses pop culture to pit his Democratic opponent as a scandalous politician.




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