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The federal government has taken possession of two vehicles once owned by former D.C. councilmember Harry Thomas Jr. and is preparing to sell them.
District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray says he's standing by his pick to head the city's housing agency despite the man's affair with a subordinate while in a similar job in Philadelphia.
While Phil Mendelson's colleagues voted unanimously to install him as interim chairman, the fight over interim chairman pro tempore, a largely ceremonial position, was contentious and exposed deep divisions in the 12-member council.
The D.C. Council has elected at-large Councilmember Phil Mendelson interim chairman.
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.
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.
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.
Kenyan McDuffie is set to become the newest member of the D.C. Council.
D.C. Councilmember Marion Barry says he misspoke when he referred to the Polish community with a disparaging term.
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.