Shak Hill is challenging U.S. Rep. Comstock for the Republican nomination in the 10th District, saying she has violated campaign promises. Comstock cited her success for the district and said she is the only candidate in the race who has cut taxes.
In a major milestone for Metro funding, each house of Virginia’s General Assembly approved on Tuesday more than $100 million per year for the system. Legislators also banned handheld cellphone use behind the wheel.
Democrats and some political pundits are already vowing that the GOP’s efforts at health care reform will backfire on local Republicans like Rep. Barbara Comstock.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.