Donald McEachin

Congress tries to walk the climate crisis talk
Amid debate on Green New Deal, Democrats are treading lightly in their daily lives

Staffers are aiming to lead by example, by creating workplace cultures where being “green” is a priority. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)

Staffers working for environmentally minded lawmakers are trying to walk the talk on climate change by taking small personal actions while their bosses call for big-picture policy shifts.

Around Capitol Hill, several aides are aiming to create workplace cultures where being “green” is a priority and holding colleagues accountable is the norm.

McEachin Tours a Fire Station, Talks Environment, Russia

Rep. A. Donald McEachin, D-Va., spent a day during August recess at an assisted living facility, a fire station, and a county administration building. Roll Call joined him for the day and to talk about how he’s adjusting to life in D.C. and how his recess is going.

Virginia Likely Gains Second Black Congressman
Donald McEachin wins nomination in new Safe Democratic seat

Virginia state Sen. Donald McEachin, seen here with Hillary Clinton, easily won his 4th District Democratic primary Tuesday. (Courtesy A. Donald McEachin Facebook page)

State Sen. Donald McEachin easily won the Democratic nomination in Virginia's 4th District Tuesday night.   

He carried 74 percent of the vote with 72 percent of precincts reporting.