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Brown pleads guilty to fraud, campaign violation

The former chairman of the D.C. Council pleaded guilty Friday to lying about his income on bank loan applications, the latest blow to a city government rocked by scandal.

Friday - 06/08/2012, 06:49pm EDT

Tags: Kwame Brown, Harry Thomas Jr., Mayor Vince Gray

D.C. Council chair Kwame Brown expected to resign

Plans are underway for the chairman of the D.C. Council, Kwame Brown, to resign. Brown has been charged with one felony count of bank fraud in response to a federal investigation.

Wednesday - 06/06/2012, 06:08pm EDT

Tags: Kwame Brown, mark segraves

D.C. Council approves $9.4 billion budget

The D.C. Council has approved a $9.4 billion budget plan that includes longer bar hours on some days and an expansion of traffic cameras that ticket drivers.

Tuesday - 06/05/2012, 02:56pm EDT

Tags: vincent gray, budget,

McDuffie to be sworn into D.C. Council seat

Kenyan McDuffie is set to become the newest member of the D.C. Council.

Wednesday - 05/30/2012, 01:45pm EDT

Tags: Kenyan McDuffie, Harry Thomas Jr.

Marion Barry: I misspoke when I said 'Polacks'

D.C. Councilmember Marion Barry says he misspoke when he referred to the Polish community with a disparaging term.

Friday - 05/25/2012, 11:58am EDT

Tags: Marion Barry,

D.C. poised to pay workers for 4 furlough days

The D.C. Council on Tuesday is expected to approve a $22 million version of a $20 million plan it unanimously rejected two weeks ago to repay District workers for furlough days they were forced to take last year.

Tuesday - 05/01/2012, 06:35am EDT

Tags: furloughs,

D.C. delegate to Barry: Tone down the racial rhetoric

Norton is calling on the Ward 8 official to stop targeting racial groups when calling attention to issues.

Thursday - 04/26/2012, 08:34pm EDT

Tags: Marion Barry, Eleanor Holmes Norton, darci marchese,

Fate of Council seat comes down to 5,000 ballots

The fate of one of the At-Large seats on the D.C. Council will come down to more than 5,000 ballots that have yet to be counted.

Wednesday - 04/11/2012, 04:06pm EDT

Tags: D.C. Board of Elections and Ethics, mark segraves, Vincent Orange, Election Day, Sekou Biddle

Mayor and council discuss transportation, budget

Transportation and the proposed D.C. budget were on the agenda Wednesday for discussion by Mayor Vincent Gray and the D.C. Council.

Wednesday - 03/28/2012, 12:20pm EDT

Tags: D.C., mark segraves,

Activist to staffer: 'Don't make me go Southeast on you'

Not everybody is welcome inside John A. Wilson Building, the legislative epicenter of the District where the mayor, D.C. Council and other government offices are located.

Thursday - 03/08/2012, 12:15pm EST

Tags: D.C., Ellsworth Colbert, muriel bowser, Wilson Building, mark segraves

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