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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Muriel Bowser did not fund the D.C. City Council’s effort to pay stipends to ex-criminals to not commit crimes. Photo by tedeytan
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. […]
NBC Washington reported: The co-founders of Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream were arrested during a protest on the steps of the U.S. Capitol on Monday, the company announced. Jerry Greenfield and Ben Cohen were arrested along with hundreds of others during a widespread protest against money in politics and voting right infringements called Democracy Awakening, […]
Well, it won’t happen soon because the GOP won’t let a Democratic-leaning District of Columbia to add two senators and tip the balance of the upper house of the national legislature to the Democrats. Photo by streetsensedc
You can’t make this up: The D.C. city government’s tax office stole money from its taxpayers, although it was inadvertent.
The Washington, D.C. coroner confirmed that Mikhail Lesin was beaten to death. Photo by laveupv.com
Good…hopefully justice will be served in the brutal attack on a U.S. veteran at a D.C. McDonald’s.
6/13/2017 - D.C., after a Petition reached City Hall, Designated ‘Trans Pride’ Crosswalks
2/16/2017 - ‘Day Without Immigrants” Strike Protests Trump, Immigrant Workers Didn’t Go to Work Today
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
4/19/2016 - Ben & Jerry’s Co-Founders were Apparently Arrested during D.C. Protest
4/18/2016 - DC Mayor Wants Statehood for District of Columbia
3/13/2016 - D.C. Tax Office Accidentally Withdrew Up to $7 Million from Taxpayers
3/11/2016 - Ex-Putin Advisor Died from Blunt Force Trauma, Not a Heart Attack
2/24/2016 - Arrests Made in Brutal Attack on U.S. Veteran
2/9/2016 - Danish Woman Charged with Using Pepper Spray to Defend Herself
2/2/2016 - Pay People to Not Commit Crimes? DC Democrat Pens Bill
1/21/2016 - Winter Storm (Couple Inches of Snow) Cripples DC Area
1/3/2016 - Too Much Regulation? No More Styrofoam in D.C., Maryland
10/29/2015 - DC Convention Pushes Marine Corps Marathon out of Downtown DC
9/22/2015 - 3rd Time is the Charm? 3rd Defeat in 1 Year for D.C. Gun Control Laws
9/13/2015 - Lightly Attended Gun Control Rally in D.C. gets Media Attention
8/31/2015 - DC’s Homicides Tally Matches all of 2014 with 105 Homicide Deaths
8/31/2015 - DC Homicides on the Rise and 97.5% of DC Cops Lack Confidence in Police Chief
7/20/2015 - DC Metro, after Brutal Stabbing Murder on a Train, says It Didn’t Ban Guns in the Transit System
6/3/2015 - D.C. Police Claims They’re Not Stopping Gun Carry Permits, but Are They Really?
5/29/2015 - DC Metro Censors Free Speech, Won’t Run Pamela Geller Ad on Mohammed
5/20/2015 - Democratic Congressman wants Pay Raise, but Doesn’t Say He Owes Millions in Legal Bills
5/9/2015 - VE Day Celebrated with Old-School Airplane Flyover
5/1/2015 - House GOP to Overturn D.C. Abortion Law
4/27/2015 - America’s Fixed-Rail Metro Model is Just Old and Flawed
2/26/2015 - Marijuana is Legal in D.C.
2/26/2015 - Gun Control: D.C. approved only 16 of 76 Gun Permit Applications
2/21/2015 - DC Gun Permits Law still Disenfranchises Potential Gun Owners
2/10/2015 - D.C. Sued for Restrictive Firearms Applications after Ban Overturned
2/3/2015 - Border Patrol Union Leader Blasts D.C. using them as “Political Football”
1/28/2015 - D.C. issues First Gun Permits!
1/6/2015 - D.C. City Council forces Schools to Pay for Abortions and Gay Advocacy Groups
11/23/2014 - D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray rejects Plea Deal in Corruption Scandal
7/11/2014 - D.C. Going to Pot? City could Legalize Marijuana Soon
11/10/2013 - ObamaCare “Success”: 5 People sign up in D.C.
9/13/2013 - D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray kills Living Wage, anti-Wal-Mart bill