Residents petition to make D.C. the 51st state

As President Barack Obama continues into the final years of his second term, many important domestic and global issues will land on his desk.  DC residents hope that among pressing issues like immigration reform and stopping ISIS is… Read More

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Muriel Bowser wins D.C. mayoral election

Muriel Bowser, three-term Ward 4 Council member, has defeated Independent candidate David Catania (SFS ’90, LAW ’94) today to become the next mayor of the District of Columbia. Catania conceded just after 11 p.m. tonight after it became clear… Read More


Bowser defeats Gray in mayoral primary

Muriel Bowser, the 41-year-old council member from Ward 4, defeated incumbent Mayor Vincent Gray in the Democratic mayoral primary yesterday. Because a Republican mayoral candidate has never won a popular vote election for mayor in D.C.’s history, this means Bowser… Read More