| April 7, 2014, 5:39 p.m.
The 113th Congress is plagued by partisanship and gridlock, but Mark Kennedy is hoping his students can change that.
| April 7, 2014, 4:13 p.m.
For political junkies, it was all there — President Barack Obama’s relationship with Congress, the future of Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr., the 2014 midterm elections, the Republican field for the 2016 presidential race and much more — during our Roll Call Book Club discussion with “Double Down: Game Change 2012″ co-author Mark Halperin on March 26.
| April 7, 2014, 1:58 p.m.
Members of Congress past and present ventured into the National Capital Planning Commission’s headquarters last week to weigh in on the long-delayed Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial project.
| April 7, 2014, 10:01 a.m.
Everyone has bad days. The Metro breaks down (in a tunnel). Coffee spills (on your keyboard). And errors are made (that the boss catches). So how do you bounce back when you know you’ve erred? Hill Navigator discusses.
| April 6, 2014, 6:02 p.m.
COTTONWOOD, Ariz. | On this, the Republican congressman and the frontman for Tool, A Perfect Circle and Puscifer agree: The Verde Valley is a great place to make wine.
| April 4, 2014, 4 p.m.
Democratic mayoral nominee Muriel Bowser was scheduled to make a Capitol Hill cameo on Friday, but the Ward 4 Councilmember never made it.
| April 4, 2014, 3:03 p.m.
When D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray signed a bill to decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana in the District, Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton immediately jumped in to say she would defend the effort in Congress.
| April 4, 2014, 11:01 a.m.
A ‘Naked’ Writer’s Manifesto
| April 3, 2014, 5:27 p.m.
Despite what constituents outside of Washington might think, members of Congress are underpaid, a House Legislative Branch appropriator suggested Thursday.
| April 3, 2014, 1:52 p.m.
Washingtonians will storm Capitol Hill Friday to tell Congress how the District’s lack of legislative and budget freedom negatively affects their lives.
| April 2, 2014, 6:36 p.m.
“You’ve got some straight food porn right there,” a nosy neighbor said as she shamelessly leaned over to take the full measure of the parade of mouth-watering proteins being escorted to our rapidly shrinking table.
| April 2, 2014, 5:23 p.m.
Late Tuesday, on the top floor of a Pennsylvania Avenue bar near the Capitol, D.C. Councilmember Tommy Wells capped a speech to supporters of his failed mayoral bid with a call to action: “Onward!”
| April 2, 2014, 11:56 a.m.
Ward 6 Democrats picked Charles Allen to replace his former boss, D.C. Councilmember Tommy Wells, in Tuesday’s primary election.
| April 2, 2014, 1:30 a.m.
Residents of Ward 6 have trusted D.C. Councilmember Tommy Wells to represent their interests on the D.C. Council since his 2006 election.
| April 2, 2014, 12:17 a.m.
With “Uncle Earl” allegations looming large, D.C. Councilmember Muriel Bowser defeated incumbent Mayor Vincent Gray and six challengers to win the Democratic nomination for the District’s top political post.
| April 1, 2014, 6:38 p.m.
It’s been a brutal few months for bar crawlers around Capitol Hill.
| April 1, 2014, 5:41 p.m.
Ed Gilman came to Capitol Hill as an intern 14 years ago and he “never looked back.”
| April 1, 2014, 1:32 p.m.
Polls depict the District’s mayoral primary as a two-candidate race between Mayor Vincent Gray and D.C. Council Member Muriel Bowser.
| April 1, 2014, 11:40 a.m.
District voters registered as “no party” who turn out to the polls today may be offered the chance to cast a provisional ballot, but it probably won’t be counted.
| March 31, 2014, 7:43 p.m.
Win or lose in Tuesday’s D.C. Democratic mayoral primary, Ward 6 Councilman Tommy Wells has won the fashion ad wars.