By Joel Gehrke | 11/20/13 02:21 PM
Members of Congress and their staffs receive "the same treatment as all small businesses," the D.C.'s health insurance exchange director said — even though "the federal government is a large business," according to Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La. "The provision under the Affordable Care Act that...
By Timothy P. Carney | 11/20/13 12:39 PM
As a quick way to demonstrate the jaw-dropping growth of the federal government, conservatives and libertarians like me often point to the growing wealth in the D.C. area. Like a vortex, the federal government sucks in wealth from the rest of the country.
By Bloomberg News | 11/20/13 11:11 AM
Congressional critics looking to cut the nation’s food stamp bill — which has doubled in the past five years — are pointing to what some say is a loophole in the law: If a state gives a resident as little as $1 a year in heating assistance, it allows that person’s household to...
By Associated Press | 11/19/13 09:36 AM
Union leaders, clergy and other activists are launching an effort to put a major minimum wage increase on the District of Columbia ballot.
By Associated Press | 11/18/13 09:27 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Starting next year, people living in the nation's capital who don't have legal permission to reside in the United States will be able to get driver's licenses.
By Michal Conger | 11/14/13 06:23 PM
Environmental Protection Agency officials are using reproduction fees to delay or avoid releasing documents under the Freedom of Information Act, two conservative think tanks said in a complaint filed with the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. The Free Market Environmental Law...
By Lisa Ruhl | 11/12/13 03:44 PM
First lady Michelle Obama promoted her husband's "North Star" goal of being the country with highest proportion of college graduates by 2020.
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