District Government

Latest District Government Items
  • Correction: Budget Autonomy story

    In a story May 13 about a lawsuit over District of Columbia budget autonomy, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the referendum granting the District government more freedom to spend local tax dollars was approved by voters in 2012. It was approved in 2013.


  • Eleanor Holmes Norton seeks to protect city if feds shut down

    The District's nonvoting member of Congress introduced a bill Thursday that would protect the city's operations in case the government shuts down amid partisan budget wrangling on Capitol Hill.


  • D.C. government website downed by hackers

    City government websites in the District failed to load for hours on Thursday, the apparent victims of hackers who wanted to target government sites.


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