Jeffrey DeWitt has taken over as the District of Columbia’s chief financial officer.
The D.C. Council has voted to raise the city’s minimum wage to $11.50 an hour by 2016.
D.C. Councilmember Jack Evans still has raised the most money of the candidates for mayor of Washington, and Councilmember Muriel Bowser still has the most left to spend.
D.C. Councilmember David Catania is the latest local official to signal his intention to run for mayor.
District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray says his opponents who are making an issue about the corruption in his 2010 campaign should articulate their vision for the city instead.
Democrat Vincent Gray will seek a second term as District of Columbia mayor.
A D.C. Council committee has unanimously approved a bill that would raise the city’s minimum wage to $11.50 an hour, one of the nation’s highest, by 2015.
The growing population in the District is pushing out many long-term residents, making housing in the nation’s capital less affordable, according to D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray in his weekly radio address on All News 99.1.
District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray said Friday he supports increasing the city’s minimum wage to $10 an hour, setting up a possible showdown with the D.C. Council over pay for low-wage workers
Five days after Black Friday, it’ll be Wal-Mart Wednesday in the District of Columbia.