Democrats Open Unconventional Convention
D.C. events include a kickoff at 6:30 p.m. with former Georgia Sen. Carol Moseley Braun, and the opening event at 7:30 p.m. with former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean, Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego and Mayor Muriel Bowser.
Maureen Dowd Party Trashed on Twitter
The dust-up concerned the New York Times columnist’s July 24 party at her N Street home for Times colleague Carl Hulse and his new book.
It’s Historic: D.C. Statehood Moves Closer to Passage
The decades-long effort to officially make most of the District of Columbia into the 51st state of the United States, took a giant step forward on Feb. 21 with the […]
DACA Recipients and DREAMers: Who Are They?
Over the next three weeks, discussions in Congress and in the media about DACA recipients and DREAMers — already heated — will intensify.
Senate Votes to End Government Shutdown
Around 2 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 22, it was clear that Democrats helped the Senate reach the 60-vote threshold to end the government shutdown. The final procedural vote to end the debate was 81 to 18.
Negotiations on DREAMers Begin
For more than a decade, DREAMers have been used (a) by Democrats as a legislative bait-and-switch bargaining chip to drive comprehensive immigration reform and (b) by Republicans as a reason to enhance border security.