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Northeast D.C.’s Very White and Gentrified Future

Ward 5 readies for a replacement Councilman - and a new era of racial uncertainty

Harry Thomas May Need a Get Out of Jail Free Card

We’ve been listening in on the excessive and – literally – inside-the-Beltway chatter surrounding the FBI raid of Ward 5 Councilmember Harry Thomas’ (D)...

D.C. Council Takes a Hard Look at Ethics … and Itself

Change is coming to the District of Columbia. Well … maybe.  That’s if efforts to address the long history of ethics violations in local...

House Ethics Committee Dogs Rep. Jackson

Jordy Yager in The Hill reports on Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr.'s ethics woes and the possibility it could wear him down during next year's...

Dems Want Probe of Clarence Thomas

Twenty House Democrats are demanding a judicial ethics investigation into Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas.

Houston Official’s Alleged Mocking of Councilwoman Triggers Outrage

Houston's City Attorney has been accused of mocking a Black Councilwoman.

Jay-Z Under Investigation by NBA for Kentucky Visit

In the end, Jay-Z can expect a hefty fine for his seemingly innocent trip into Kentucky’s locker room. The Wildcats have two definite first-round picks on their team, but it is uncertain whether Jay-Z said anything to them to convince them to leave school early.

Rangel’s Plan for Saving the Economy, He’s Not Going Anywhere

In one of his first interviews for this legislative session, veteran lawmaker Charles Rangel (D-NY) spoke to Politc365 about ways to reduce the country’s $14 trillion dollar debt.

PG County’s Baker Looking to Close “Pay to Play” Loopholes

County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III recently submitted ethics legislation in the Maryland General Assembly to stop the flow of funds between developers and elected officials.

Waters Withdraws Resolution, Wants Public Debate

In a new twist, Rep. Maxine Waters issued an eleventh hour statement indicating her intent to withdraw the privileged resolution regarding the House Ethics Committee's actions.