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D.C. studies ban on styrofoam

Decades-old styrofoam continues to blight the Anacostia River and now the District is considering a ban on the ubiquitous foamy plastic.

Thursday - 11/07/2013, 04:21pm EST

Tags: styrofoam, trash, water pollution, Anacostia River, bag tax, D.C. Council, paula wolfson, environment

DC Council urges Redskins to change nickname

Tuesday - 11/05/2013, 04:59pm EST

Tags: D.C. Council, Redskins

Winter promises to bring more snow for D.C.

Will you need your shovel and snow boots this winter? Meteorologists predict more snow will fall over D.C. this winter.

Tuesday - 10/22/2013, 10:11pm EDT

Tags: snow, D.C. Council, capital weather gang, andrew mollenbeck, weather

Anti- bundling bill advances in D.C. Council

A D.C. Council committee has approved a bill that would ban businesspeople from using multiple limited-liability corporations to contribute to political campaigns in the city.

Tuesday - 10/22/2013, 09:01pm EDT

Tags: D.C. Council, campaign contributions, election laws

Defying Congress: D.C. weighs plan to stay open if feds shut down

District leaders are considering defying Congress to keep the city government running even if the federal government shuts down due to a budget impasse.

Wednesday - 09/25/2013, 05:10pm EDT

Tags: shutdown, D.C. Council, vincent gray, Phil Mendelson, budget autonomy, andrew mollenbeck

Wage bill affecting Wal-Mart dies in D.C.

Wal-Mart and other large retailers won't be required to pay their employees a "living wage" of at least $12.50 an hour in the District of Columbia.

Tuesday - 09/17/2013, 04:45pm EDT

Tags: Wal-Mart, living wage bill, D.C. Council

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