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DC Council Helps Those The Feds Left Out

The pandemic continues to devastate District residents and the economy, with tens of thousands of workers laid off, the pandemic limiting economic activity, and...

The Numbers: A Failure to Address DC Childcare Crisis

Childcare is a critical part of our economy. A parent who can drop their child off in a quality childcare setting has peace of...

Summer Brings New Benefits and Wage Increases for District Workers

On July 1, 2020 the District became a better place to live, work, and raise a family. DC workers can now claim local paid leave benefits to attend to urgent family needs without...

Raise DC Revenue to Advance Racial Justice

The recent surge in discussion around police violence against Black communities and a pandemic that has disproportionately harmed Black residents have prompted a moral...

Apply Recovery Principles to the District Budget

The pandemic is devastating District families and the local economy. Thousands of residents have tested positive for the virus, and hundreds have lost their...

Attend Discussion on Affordable Housing and Gentrification

The DC Bar Association has scheduled a new date for a session on affordable housing and gentrification that was cancelled due to inclement weather. “Gentrification...

Restoring Democracy in the Nation’s Capitol

A few weeks ago, the country’s voters went to the polls to elect congressional representatives who will come to the Nation’s Capital to represent...

Let’s Build on DC’s Progress in 2019

As we collectively utter, “I can’t believe this year is almost over,” it’s worth looking back at all that happened and start to think...

Improve DC Restroom Access

This fall, the DC Council has the opportunity to ensure that that residents and visitors have access to clean, safe public restrooms. Bill 22-0223,...

Time to Fully Fund Birth to Three

DC students are back in the classroom for a new school year, but as early childhood professionals will tell you, education begins long before...
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