The D.C. Council is set to take its first vote on decriminalizing marijuana Tuesday, but city lawmakers are considering a major change to the proposed law that would allow police to lock you up if you’re caught lighting up in public.
A D.C. councilmember is asking LivingSocial to put an end to its deals that involve both alcohol and firearms because they “send the wrong message” about “responsible gun use and ownership.”
The D.C. Council will consider emergency legislation to move next year’s primary election from April to June.
The chairman of the D.C. Council wants to push back the date of the primary that’s likely to decide the city’s next mayor.
Mayor Vincent Gray is invoking the attack in Boston to make his case for a shift change in the District’s fire and EMS department.
It’s the last day for District of Columbia residents to get their requests in for absentee ballots for this month’s special election for a D.C. Council seat.
With a week to go before a special election for an open D.C. Council seat, Republican Patrick Mara appears to have the most money to spend.
One of the candidates running for an at-large seat on the D.C. Council has dropped out of the race.
In an unusual step, the D.C. Council voted overwhelmingly Monday to reprimand member Jim Graham for his intervention in the city’s lottery contract process.
D.C. Councilmember Jim Graham is fighting back against an ethics panel that found he violated the city’s code of conduct when he intervened in the lottery contracting process.