Accuracy in Media

D.C., after a Petition reached City Hall, Designated ‘Trans Pride’ Crosswalks

In a press release sent via e-mail, the District of Columbia installed ‘Trans Pride’ crosswalks in the city after a petition to do so gathered 12,000 signatures: D.C. Installs Rainbow, Trans Pride Crosswalks to Honor LGBTQ Community Following Successful Care2 Petition Campaign ***http://www.thepetitionsite.com/785/509/267/*** The Care2 petition by a transgender resident was successful after gathering over […]

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‘Day Without Immigrants” Strike Protests Trump, Immigrant Workers Didn’t Go to Work Today

The social media campaign hashtag is #ADayWithoutImmigrants, where immigrant workers went on strike to highlight their value to the American economy. D.C. chef Jose Andres closed five of his restaurants for the day, in addition to children not showing up to class. La Raza, a Hispanic advocacy group with a history of promoting amnesty policies, praised […]

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5% Increase in Homeless Population in D.C. Since Last Year

Homelessness fell in seven of the nine jurisdictions in the city, but it rose overall. According to the Annual Point-in-Time Count of Persons Experiencing Homelessness report, there were 12,215 homeless people on Jan. 28, 2016. That’s a 5 percent increase from 2015 to 2016 across all nine local jurisdictions. There were 11,623 homeless people in […]

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DC Could Get Its First Gun Range

A gun range in D.C.? Okay. The first gun range and gun store within the city limits of Washington, D.C. is scheduled to open within the next year. DC Gun Range and DC Guns and Ammo will be located under the same roof at a site on Queens Chapel Road in the city’s northeast quadrant. […]

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June 2017

6/13/2017 - D.C., after a Petition reached City Hall, Designated ‘Trans Pride’ Crosswalks

February 2017

2/16/2017 - ‘Day Without Immigrants” Strike Protests Trump, Immigrant Workers Didn’t Go to Work Today

December 2016

12/7/2016 - Liberal Media Jumps on Non-Story of How DC Neighbors to VP Pence Wave ‘Gay Pride Flags’

August 2016

8/26/2016 - Fight for $15 Fiasco: D.C. Restaurants Lose 1,400 Jobs

May 2016

5/12/2016 - 5% Increase in Homeless Population in D.C. Since Last Year

5/9/2016 - D.C. Mayor Won’t Fund Effort to Pay Ex-Cons to Not Commit Crimes

5/4/2016 - DC Could Get Its First Gun Range

April 2016

4/22/2016 - D.C., Chicago & Baltimore Account for Over Half of U.S.’s Murder Rate Increase

4/18/2016 - DC Mayor Wants Statehood for District of Columbia

March 2016

3/14/2016 - Dead Ex-Putin Aide was Attacked Outside a DC Hotel

3/13/2016 - D.C. Tax Office Accidentally Withdrew Up to $7 Million from Taxpayers

January 2016

1/3/2016 - Too Much Regulation? No More Styrofoam in D.C., Maryland

August 2015

8/23/2015 - Report: $100 is Worth Less in D.C. in the Entire U.S.

8/18/2015 - D.C. has to Pay for Legal Fees in Gun Rights Lawsuit

February 2015

2/26/2015 - Marijuana is Legal in D.C.

2/26/2015 - Gun Control: D.C. approved only 16 of 76 Gun Permit Applications

2/10/2015 - D.C. Sued for Restrictive Firearms Applications after Ban Overturned

January 2015

1/28/2015 - D.C. issues First Gun Permits!

July 2014

7/11/2014 - D.C. Going to Pot? City could Legalize Marijuana Soon