Capitol Hill

The petition asks Congress to ban Steve Bannon from the White House because of his connections to the Al-Right movement.

On September 14, Black Lives Matter activists plan to rally on Capitol Hill in an effort to push against a bipartisan criminal justice reform compromise ahead of a late September vote.

On Thursday, hundreds of Congressional staffers walked out of work in a sign of solidarity with the #BlackLivesMatter movement. Friday, Public Affairs Associate for the Senate, Kamau…

Amazingly, a new poll shows that likely voters would prefer a Republican controlled Congress over a Democratic one. The Wall Street Journal/Annenberg Poll found that…

The Daily Beast’s Tim Mak joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” to discuss Capitol Hill’s “diversity drain.” Many African American staffers and aides are leaving the…

The US Capitol went on lockdown after shots have been reportedly been fired. Update via NBC Washington: ” The incident began at about 2:30 p.m. at the White House gates at 15th and E streets NW, NBC News confirmed. The driver tried to drive through the gates but was stopped by U.S. Secret Service agents. […]

VIA REUTERS: U.S. lawmakers appeared to be looking for somebody to hang on Wednesday over Toyota Motor Corp’s scandal-plagued vehicles. In their sights were the car company’s executives and a U.S. government watchdog agency. Toyota’s executives, more accustomed to issuing orders than taking them, and Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood, a former member of Congress, found […]

            VIA WASINGTONPOST.COM: By David Cho, Steven Mufson and Tomoeh Murakami Tse J.P. Morgan Chase for the first time convened its board in Washington this summer, calling the directors to a meeting at the downtown Hay-Adams hotel, then dispatching them to Capitol Hill for meet-and-greets. Last month, a firm run by […]

(Washington, DC) — At least three dumpster fires have been set in Capitol Hill over the last four weeks, and it has residents a little on edge. Most of the fires have occurred in the area of Pennsylvania Avenue and 3rd Street, SE. Investigators believe all the fires have been intentionally set. No one has […]