Congress will consider whether to give D.C.â€™s mayor more control of the D.C. National Guard. New legislation in the works could be formally debated as early this month. Nationwide, governors have the power to call up their stateâ€™s National Guard, but in the District, the president and the secretaries of the Army and Air Force do so. Before the D.C….
In early April, Biden became the presumptive nominee after Sen. Bernie Sanders suspended his presidential campaign.
Joe Biden won’t officially become the Democratic Party’s nominee until the DNC convention, but he’s already got the delegates he needs.
Residents across Loudoun County, Virginia, are mourning the teenage son of a prominent pastor. Fitz Thomas drowned Thursday evening in the Lansdowne area where Goose Creek flows into the Potomac River. Fitz Thomas and his friends were crossing Goose Creek before 6 p.m. when he disappeared underwater, investigators said. His friends called 911 and began searching for him, but it…
Even as a thunderstorm threatened the region, a big crowd gatheredÂ near the White House to demand an end to police violence against African Americans.
Vice President Mike Pence was told at a “listening session” on George Floyd’s death that the “right tone” is needed.
Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser is calling on President Trump to withdraw military and federal forces from the city.
Trump’s trip to Maine is the latest effort the White House is making to call attention to companies that are responding to the coronavirus pandemic.