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Connolly: Vote gives White House time to present case for military force in Syria

A Virginia congressman says Congress should vote before the U.S. would intervene in Syria and that the delay will allow the White House to build its case with Americans and the international community.

Saturday - 08/31/2013, 05:56pm EDT

Tags: syria, Gerry Connolly, Frank Wolf, Eric Cantor, Barack Obama,

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Tracy Martin to Congress: Verdict won't define son's life

The father of Trayvon Martin came to Washington Wednesday to address members of the newly formed Congressional Caucus on Black Men and Boys.

Thursday - 07/25/2013, 07:22am EDT

Tags: Trayvon Martin, George Zimmerman, Tracy Martin, Eleanor Holmes Norton, race, michelle basch, civil rights

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Changes coming to D.C.'s heights?

Efforts that could literally change the landscape of the nation's capital are under way.

Monday - 05/20/2013, 01:34pm EDT

Tags: Height of Buildings Act, Darrell Issa, thomas warren

Sequester may hit housing rental vouchers

Some families could lose the roof over their heads because of government cutbacks.

Saturday - 05/11/2013, 12:51pm EDT

Tags: vouchers, sequester, dick uliano

In soccer match, Congress competes for charity

Members of Congress traded suits and ties for T-shirts and shorts at the inaugural Capital Soccer Classic, a charity event held Wednesday at Gallaudet University's Hotchkiss Field.

Thursday - 04/25/2013, 02:20am EDT

Tags: Gallaudet University, soccer for success, michelle basch

Area congressmen weigh in on search for bombing suspect

Congressmen on both sides of the Potomac discuss what weapons the suspects had, what their motives were and why door-to-door searching makes sense.

Friday - 04/19/2013, 05:26pm EDT

Tags: Ruppersberger, Gerry Connolly, house of representatives, Boston Marathon bombing

Spending plan continues 6-day mail delivery

The new spending bill passed by Congress on Thursday continues the requirement for six-day mail delivery. But that hasn't ended debate over whether the Postal Service should and can end Saturday delivery.

Thursday - 03/21/2013, 06:48pm EDT

Tags: USPS, Saturday delivery, budget

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