Neil Albert, who served as city administrator under Mayor Adrian Fenty, has found a home in the private sector. He will join the law firm Holland & Knight as a senior public policy advisor beginning Feb. 28.
Victor Hoskins made one of his first public appearances as the District's new deputy mayor for planning and economic development Thursday when he spoke for about an hour to more than 100 members of the Coalition for Nonprofit Housing and Economic Development, an association of affordable housing builders and community...
Word comes this morning that a plea hearing has been scheduled for Friday afternoon in the corruption case against Ted G. Loza, a former top D.C. Council staffer accused of accepting bribes, according to court officials. Loza was indicted in 2009 on charges of accepting bribes and free trips from...
Seeking to make a point about what they see as congressional Republican meddling in District affairs, local activists staged a protest Thursday outside Speaker John Boehner's (R-Ohio) house. Yes, that's "house" with a lowercase "h."
D.C. Council member Sekou Biddle now says he does not support raising taxes on six-figure District residents, seeking to clarify comments he made earlier in the week to the Washington Post.
The District's newest council member, Sekou Biddle (D-At large), said Tuesday he will likely support a tax increase on the wealthy this year to help balance the budget, perhaps even on those who make as little as $125,000 per year.
The D.C. Council has approved emergency legislation giving bars and nightclubs the option of staying open until 4 a.m. on the day daylight savings time begins.
Mayor Vincent C. Gray is expected to withdraw emergency legislation Tuesday that would have expanded the board of trustees at United Medical Center after current board members agreed to step down. Gray (D) wants the Southeast hospital, now under government control and at government expense, to be privatized while Council...
Nikita R Stewart
| February 15, 2011; 10:47 AM ET |
Categories: Kwame Brown, Nikita Stewart, Vincent C. Gray, vincent gray | Tags: Vincent C. Gray; David A. Catania; United Medical Center; board of trustees;
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D.C. Council member Muriel Bowser (D-Ward 4) publicly lashed out at Council member Marion Barry Monday after her colleague demanded during a hearing that the head of the Department of Employment Services name a man to her senior leadership team.