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How Low Can Former D.C. Councilmember Michael A. Brown Go?

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 06.24.2013 | DC

Things just keep getting worse for former D.C. Councilmember Michael A. Brown. Brown, who recently pleaded guilty to bribery charges, failed to fil...

Former D.C. Councilman To Plead Guilty To Corruption Charge

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 06.10.2013 | DC

Former D.C. Councilman Michael A. Brown will plead guilty to federal corruption charges say friends and supporters, according to the Washington Post. ...

Another Local Scandal Drags On

AP | BEN NUCKOLS | Posted 12.10.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- A federal grand jury is investigating the awarding of the $38 million contract to run the District of Columbia lottery, a process that r...

Councilmember May Face Surprise Upset

Posted 11.06.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- It's been a tumultuous year for local elected officials and voters in the District of Columbia. On top of the scandals that led to t...

More Bad News For Son Of Legendary Democrat

Posted 09.17.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- District of Columbia Councilmember Michael A. Brown (I-At Large) endured a weekend of bad headlines when The Washington Post dug into h...

Attorney Responds To Michael Brown: He 'Knows The Truth'

Posted 09.13.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- An attorney representing the former re-election treasurer for District of Columbia Councilmember Michael A. Brown (I-At Large) responded...

Whopping Amount Stolen From Politician's Re-Election Coffers

Posted 09.11.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- While it's been known since June that a campaign aide stole a "substantial" amount of money from the re-election coffers of District of ...

Tears, Drama Mark Tense D.C. Council Hearing

Posted 06.13.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- In a day full of personal attacks, low blows and other political theatrics, it took the tearful pleas for civility by a member of the Di...

D.C. Councilmember Presses Santorum On Statehood

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.19.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- What, if anything, is Rick Santorum's position on statehood for the District of Columbia? On Sunday, D.C. Councilmember Michael A. ...

Meet Markus Batchelor, A Young Leader From Anacostia

The Huffington Post | Megan Arellano | Posted 02.09.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Sitting in a Foggy Bottom Starbucks on Sunday, a woman leaned over to ask Markus Batchelor his age. "Wow," she said when the George ...

D.C. Leaders Testify In N.H. On 'New Columbia' Statehood

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.27.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The District of Columbia's official push to attain full and equal voting rights in Congress has now arrived in New Hampshire. Granite St...

Snow Threat Postpones D.C. Statehood Mission

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.11.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- This week's pro-statehood delegation trip to New Hampshire by members of the District of Columbia government has been postponed due to t...

Arin Greenwood

As D.C. Activists Enter Second Day Of Trial, Abortion Funding Is Again Key Issue

HuffingtonPost.com | Arin Greenwood | Posted 11.16.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The trial of eight District of Columbia activists arrested while protesting congressional restrictions on the District's use of funds on...

Online Gambling: A Good Bet for D.C.?

Georgiana Bloom | Posted 01.14.2012 | DC
Georgiana Bloom

What's your iGame -- Texas Hold'em Poker, Black Jack, Bingo? Or maybe it's E-Scratch, a virtual way to scrape your way to winnings. If you live in Washington, D.C., this may not just be an "iDream."

Arin Greenwood

Arrested D.C. Voting Rights Protesters Plan First Amendment Defense

HuffingtonPost.com | Arin Greenwood | Posted 11.14.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Eight District of Columbia voting rights activists arrested at an April rally on Capitol Hill will go to trial in the D.C. Superior Cour...