House Republicans have scheduled a vote on legislation backed by some of the chamber’s top Democrats to give federal workers furloughed in the ongoing partial shutdown their missed pay when the government reopens.
Staring at the specter of a partial government shutdown, Sen. John McCain says he’s never seen anything like the harsh partisanship pervading much of Washington politics.
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President Barack Obama on Sunday memorialized the victims of the Washington Navy Yard shooting by calling for a transformation in the nation’s gun laws to address an epidemic of gun violence, saying, “There’s nothing inevitable about it.”
Days after mass shootings in both of his hometowns, President Barack Obama urged his most ardent supporters Saturday “to get back up and go back at it” and help push stalled legislation out of Congress so dangerous people won’t get their hands on guns.
A subreddit dedicated to identifying the gunman in the Washington Navy Yard shooting was banned by the site shortly after it was created Monday.
A Navy Yard employee said it wouldn’t be hard to sneak guns into the base, if you have the appropriate identification.
Hosting the Super Bowl is a massive undertaking for a city, but NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell hasn’t ruled out Washington, D.C. as a potential landing spot for the big game at a later date, as he confirmed to Lavar & Dukes on 106.7 The Fan Wednesday.
Law enforcement officers who died during the September 11 terror attacks are being honored in Washington.
The Obama administration is facing criticism over its attempt to straddle the federal law that makes marijuana illegal and state laws that permit recreational use of the drug.