| May 9, 2012
| 5:54 PM
Same-sex marriage was signed into law in Washington earlier this year, and will be on the ballot in November. Wednesday, local politicians reacted to President Barack Obama's announcement that he supports same-sex marriage. Here is a collection of their...
| May 10, 2012
| 3:23 PM
2012 Grammies on the Hill
DC HS coverage of Grammies on the Hill with 5 time grammy winner Jimmy Jam, Senator Orrin Hatch (R-UT), grammy nominated artist Paul Wall, Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA), Rep. Jim McDermott (D-WA), and NBC's Luke Russert.
| Jun 11, 2012
| 12:45 PM
10th Anniversary "Will on the Hill" Benefit
with Eleanor Holmes Norton (D -DC), West Wing actor Richard Schiff, Veanne Cox - Tony Award Nominee, Major Garrett - Congressional Correspondent for National Journal, Representative Donna Edwards (D-MD),...
| Jul 27, 2008
It was a crime so improbable that many had trouble believing it could have happened at all: Three black soldiers stood accused of lynching an Italian prisoner of war, found dangling from a wire on an obstacle training course at Ft. Lawton in the middle of...
| Sep 1, 2009
| 10:08 PM
Hundreds gathered at the University of Washington Tuesday night to try and figure out what health care reform might end up looking like, just one week before Congress resumes their debate in Washington, D.C.
Meany Hall was packed as Representative Jim...
| Jul 23, 2008
| 1:29 PM
In addition to picking up one of Edwards' delegates, Obama adds a superdelegate -- Rep. Jim McDermott of Washington. From Seattle Post-Intelligencer: "I am confident as president he will end the war in Iraq and bring our sons and......
| Aug 7, 2009
| 4:24 PM
By Jim Puzzanghera The U.S. unemployment rate dropped slightly to 9.4% in July, another indication that the deep recession is easing. The rate went down from 9.5% in June -- the first decrease since early 2008 -- despite the loss......
| Nov 24, 2009
| 9:34 PM
And the official toasts by India's prime minister Manmohan Singh and Obama....
| May 1, 2010
| 8:35 PM
Right now, that controversial immigration bill that the state of Arizona just passed is still in place, but, if the millions who took to the streets across the Country today have it their way it will be gone forever. One of those huge protest rallies...
| Mar 24, 2010
She calls herself "Liberty Belle". She's a conservative blogger, and founder of the Seattle "Tea Party" movement.
I took Liberty Belle out for a cup of... Hot Chocolate.
Her real name is Keli Carender... and she's an unlikely political pot stirrer. She'...
| Sep 21, 2009
A bill offered by Rep. Jim McDermott would help millions of jobless Americans facing the end of their unemployment benefits.
The emergency legislation would provide 13 weeks of extended unemployment benefits for more than 300,000 jobless people who...
| Jan 21, 2004
President Bush declared Tuesday in his State of the Union speech that the use of force abroad and deep tax cuts at home had allowed America to turn back its two largest threats -- terrorism and recession -- and that the nation had emerged from its...