District Digest: Fighting for the living wage and tragedy at the Navy Yard

Overriding the veto After Mayor¬†Vincent Gray¬†announced his intention to veto the District’s proposed living wage bill last week, the bill’s proponents have urged District Councilmembers to rally and override the mayor’s veto. The Large Retailer Accountability Act, if… Read More

At least ten shot, multiple dead, at Washington Navy Yard

Update, 2:36 p.m.: MPD Chief Cathy Lanier has confirmed that there are 16 wounded, 4 critically injured, and 12 casualties. Original post: At 8:20 a.m., shots were fired at the Washington Navy Yard, just miles from the White… Read More