Friday Mar 7
White House Backs the $2.2 Billion Purple Line
On Tuesday, March 4th federal officials recommended the Maryland Transit Administration's Purple Line Public-Private Partnership Project to receive $100 million in federal construction money as part of the Obama Administration's 2015 fiscal year budget.
Union Brings 'Fair Pay' Pep Rally to Capitol
Some 200 activists from the National Treasury Employees Union took to the western front of the U.S. Capitol on Thursday to chant their demands for higher pay and more respect from lawmakers, four of whom joined the rally.
Independent Women's Forum
What--If Anything--Does "House of Cards" Say About Washington?
Although I am a huge fan of the original, U.K. version of "House of Cards, " I haven't yet seen the U.S. show starring Kevin Spacey as ruthless Washington politician Frank Underwood.
The WV Rebel's Blog
Location, Location, Location
When does life imitate art? At this point, it's kind of hard to tell the difference: In honor of the second season premiere of House of Cards, Now This News convinced a half-dozen actual members of Congress to deliver some of Underwood's most memorable lines.
The Afro American Newspaper
Congresswoman Donna Edwards Leads Roundtable on Women-Owned Business
Congresswoman Donna Edwards visited the Clarion Hotel in Oxon Hill on Feb.10 to host a Women-Owned Business Roundtable in Maryland's 4th Congressional District.
Lawmakers star in 'real life' House of Cards
Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle show off their acting skills in a new video of the "real life" edition of "House of Cards."