Healthy eating advocates and policymakers talked about improving local access to natural foods Thursday at a day-long Food Tank Summit in the Jack Morton Auditorium.
Mary Cheh of Ward 3 sent a letter to MPD’s Interim Police Chief Peter Newsham to argue for the creation of a liaison unit for Muslims.
The legislation, proposed by Ward 3 Council member Mary Cheh, would end the current time limit on prosecuting cases of sexual assault.
The D.C. Council passes the universal paid leave act after 15 months of public debate Monday.
The D.C. Council voted 11-2 today in favor of advancing a bill that will give terminally ill patients the right to life-ending drugs, DCist reported.
D.C. Council members and representatives from women and family resource advocates and the city government testified Wednesday on a proposed bill that would eliminate sales tax on feminine hygiene products and diapers.
The D.C. Council went into an emergency session Tuesday to vote on how to repay $55 million spent on snow removal during one storm this January.
D.C. legislators passed a ban on public marijuana clubs Tuesday.
The six female members of the D.C, co-sponsored a bill advocating for an official close in the gender-based pay gap – for women of all races.
Two D.C. Council members want to make the city’s government records and actions more transparent.