D.C. budget breakdown: City transportation changes and more help for low-income housing

Last week, the D.C. Council approved a record $12.1 billion city budget for fiscal 2014. The new budget, which likely will be officially passed next month, includes several key changes to city transportation and low-income housing. Circulator bus… Read More

District Digest: Investigation and instigations

Federal complaint alleges systematic cheating on District tests The former principal of Noyes Education Campus, accused teachers and administrators of “systematic” cheating on state standardized tests to acquire bonuses. The school’s principal during the 2010-2011 school year Adell… Read More

District Digest: D.C. budgets and bully pulpits

D.C. Voucher program gets another year. The House Appropriations Committee voted this Wednesday to reauthorize the use of federal funds for a controversial D.C. school vouchers program. The President initially opposed continuing federal funding for the program, but… Read More