D.C. Mayor-Elect Taps Wells for Environmental AgencyDistrict of Columbia mayor-elect Muriel Bowser has tapped outgoing D.C. Councilmember Tommy Wells to run the city's environmental agency.
D.C. Mayor Has Most Campaign Money Left to Spend With a week left before the District of Columbia's Democratic mayoral primary, Mayor Vincent Gray has more money left to spend than any of his rivals.
Meet the 2014 D.C. Mayoral Candidates: Tommy WellsD.C. mayoral candidate Tommy Wells outlined his positions on several issues in a recent interview with WNEW D.C. Bureau Chief Matt DelSignore.
D.C. Gives Final Approval to Marijuana Decriminalization The D.C. Council has voted to decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana.
D.C. Mayor Stands By Fire Chief, Deputy Mayor District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray is standing by his fire chief and deputy mayor for public safety amid calls for their resignation.
Wells Calls for D.C. Fire Chief, Deputy Mayor to ResignD.C. Councilmember and mayoral candidate Tommy Wells is calling on the city's embattled fire chief to resign.
D.C. Council Could Make Major Changes to Pot BillThe 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.
D.C. Council to Address Issue of Homeless in Motels The D.C. Council will listen to testimony on the city's strategies for sheltering the homeless, including the practice of housing families in motels.
D.C. Council to Investigate Man's Death Near Station A D.C. Council committee will investigate the death of a man who collapsed across the street from a city fire station.
D.C. Police Facing Scrutiny Over Arrested OfficersPolice officials in the nation's capital have been facing recent questions about headline-making arrests — not of hardened street criminals but of their own officers.
DC Councilman Calls for $25, $100 Fines For Pot District of Columbia Councilmember Tommy Wells is proposing fines of $25 and $100 for possessing or smoking marijuana in a bid to decriminalize small amounts of pot.
Salary Hike Proposed for D.C. Police Officers, Firefighters Police officers and firefighters in the District of Columbia would be entitled to cost of living salary adjustments under legislation proposed by Councilmember Tommy Wells.