shutterstock_143685886
Crime in Capitol City is high, and finding work, with or without a criminal record, is increasingly difficult. Riding the wave of a national movement, Mayor Vincent Gray signed a new bill making it illegal for certain employers to inquire about job applicants’ criminal record.The Fair Criminal Rec ...
View more
shutterstock_92686048
United States Senator Mary Landrieu is still safely on the ticket after a judge threw out a legal challenge to her re-election candidacy. The suit claimed that she is actually a full-time resident of the Capitol City, not Louisiana. Landrieu, first elected to the Senate in 1996, owns a 2.5 million d ...
View more
obamareading
Reporters were approached by Secret Service agents as they saw First Lady Michelle Obama walking along a busy road at Martha's Vineyard and promptly ordered to shut off their cameras. The reporters from Vocativ claimed they stumbled upon the First Lady in an unscripted moment and began filming. Almo ...
View more
shutterstock_156146600
Congressman and aviation subcommittee member Sean Maloney (D-NY) may have more to worry about than the FAA investigation into drone use at his recent wedding; his newly announced Republican challenger Nan Hayworth is using it as evidence that Maloney thinks he's "special" with an "air of privilege. ...
View more
IRS-Flow-Chart-Crop
As with most government agencies in DC, the IRS is notoriously hard to pry information from. Even if they're required by law to make the information available to the public it can be a ridiculous hassle to actually get it from them. The Center for Responsive Politics, which operates OpenSecrets.org, ...
View more
Rob_Nabors,_Barack_Obama,_and_Jack_Lew
A whistleblower said he experienced "harassment" after contacting a top Obama official over concerns of activities taking place at Veterans Affairs facilities.Scott Davis, a Program Specialist at the VA's National Health Eligibility Center (HEC) in Atlanta, said after he contacted Rob Nabors, Presid ...
View more
Page 1 of 3123