| Feb. 12, 2015, 5:47 p.m.
Two weeks after meeting with Speaker John A. Boehner, District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser was back on Capitol Hill Thursday to meet with Democratic leaders and others to discuss D.C. issues, including Metro funding, marijuana legalization and autonomy.
| Feb. 12, 2015, 3:03 p.m.
As the House Administration Committee deliberated committee funding over the past week, its counterpart across the Dome, the Senate Rules and Administration Committee adopted its funding resolution in a two-minute markup Thursday morning.
| Feb. 12, 2015, 1:35 p.m.
Tears welling in her eyes, Maria Sotomayor explained to a staffer in the office of Rep. Lou Barletta how the Pennsylvania Republican put her family at risk by attempting to dismantle President Barack Obama’s executive orders on immigration.
| Feb. 12, 2015, 11:56 a.m.
The public got a rare glimpse inside the House Ethics Committee on Thursday morning, when the secretive panel convened to determine its rules and oversight plan for the 114th Congress.
| Feb. 12, 2015, 11:45 a.m.
| Feb. 12, 2015, 5:01 a.m.
Artisan spirits and historic accents make up the foundation of the collaborative hospitality project slowly taking shape behind the soon-to-be reopened doors at 319 Pennsylvania Ave. SE.
| Feb. 11, 2015, 8:25 p.m.
The Republican National Committee on Wednesday hosted its 3rd Annual Republican Trailblazer Awards Luncheon at the historic Howard Theatre — a venue graced by legendary black luminaries and performers such as Booker T. Washington, Duke Ellington and Drake.
| Feb. 11, 2015, 5:50 p.m.
The bronze likeness of the late Sen. Barry Goldwater, R-Ariz., was unveiled in Statuary Hall Wednesday, becoming the latest addition to the 50-state statue collection in the Capitol.
| Feb. 11, 2015, 2:55 p.m.
Major League Baseball has selected Miami for the 2017 All Star Game, shunning Washington, D.C., and the riverfront confines of Nationals Park.
| Feb. 11, 2015, 11:06 a.m.
Members of Congress will examine the safety of the capital region’s Metro system this week to let local and federal transportation officials know Congress is keeping an eye on the response to the deadly incident at the L’Enfant Plaza metro stop in January.
| Feb. 11, 2015, 10:20 a.m.
Security officials are warning Capitol Hill employees to be alert for telephone scams targeting congressional offices, a reminder that Internet-calling technology makes phone calls as big a threat to Congress as cyberattacks.
| Feb. 11, 2015, 5:01 a.m.
It’s no secret Capitol Hill staffers are underpaid compared to their private-sector counterparts. But what if you’re underpaid compared to the rest of Capitol Hill? When is it time to find work in another office? Hill Navigator discusses.
| Feb. 10, 2015, 4:44 p.m.
After several years of budget cuts, congressional committees are looking to rebuild in the 114th Congress, and have been making their case over the past week for more funds.
| Feb. 10, 2015, 4:19 p.m.
Disgraced former Oregon Sen. Bob Packwood’s appearance at a Senate Finance Committee hearing Tuesday raised eyebrows on the Hill, with a number of lawmakers expressing their displeasure at the Republican’s return.
| Feb. 10, 2015, 1:33 p.m.
There’s something to be said for gumption: the go-get-‘em attitude that shrinks the power distance between junior staffers and the far senior authorities. But how does one bridge that divide and advance a career in the process? Hill Navigator discusses.
| Feb. 10, 2015, 11:27 a.m.
Nearly 10 months after she was escorted from Capitol Police headquarters, the civilian employee who headed the department’s Office of Diversity pleaded guilty to embezzling public money during her previous employment at Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
| Feb. 9, 2015, 1:27 p.m.
Though some legal confusion surrounds the fate of the District of Columbia’s marijuana legalization initiative, the D.C. Council defied Congress Monday by discussing a system to regulate the tax and sale of marijuana.
| Feb. 9, 2015, 5:01 a.m.
In the wake of recent cyberattacks, the House has instituted new policies to strengthen cybersecurity, but some lawmakers acknowledge more must be done to address the ever-changing threat.
| Feb. 6, 2015, 3:45 p.m.
Former Rep. Wes Cooley, R-Ore., who served one term in Congress, died Wednesday at the age of 82.
| Feb. 6, 2015, 10:42 a.m.
It’s that strange time of year: the cinematic in-between zone when “The Boy Next Door” and “Boyhood” compete, if not necessarily for the same audiences or awards.