Congress is dusting off the notion of statehood for the District of Columbia for the first time in 21 years, but that doesn’t mean residents of the nation’s capital are any closer to gaining representation on Capitol Hill.
The long-dormant debate over statehood for the District of Columbia is about to be revived on Capitol Hill.
A group that wants to put in a new high speed train between Baltimore and Washington, D.C. says they’ve already lined up $5 Billion to do it.
On Nov. 4, District of Columbia residents will elect the seventh mayor in the city’s history — at least, a few of them will.
The District of Columbia police chief is urging President Barack Obama not to cancel a program enabling local law enforcement agencies to buy surplus military equipment at big discounts.
President Barack Obama says he supports statehood for the nation’s capital.
It’s been two years since the derecho–a powerful storm that struck Maryland, leaving behind widespread damage.
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The District of Columbia’s police accountability agency agrees with Chief Cathy Lanier’s proposal that officers wear cameras while on duty to record their interactions with citizens.
Washington Nationals manager Matt Williams was involved in a hit-and-run accident, as part of an apparent high-speed chase while doing a phone interview live on the radio with the Sports Junkies in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday.
A D.C. councilmember says he’s in touch with a producer for the TV drama “Scandal” who’d like to bring the show to the city to shoot scenes in August.
The idea that an Orioles Billboard is 7 miles from Nationals park means nothing more than the Baltimore Washington area is coming together as one.