Mike DeBonis
Mike DeBonis
Reporter

Mike DeBonis covers local politics and government for The Washington Post. He also writes a blog and a political analysis column that runs on Fridays. DeBonis joined in Post in 2010 after spending six years at Washington City Paper as a reporter and editor, including three years writing a column on District politics. He is a graduate of Georgetown University and a native of Northwest Indiana.

Latest by Mike DeBonis

‘No more punting’ on school boundaries

‘No more punting’ on school boundaries

Mayor Vince Gray said he did his successor a favor by setting boundary overhaul in motion.

Gray authorizes new D.C. school boundary policy

Gray authorizes new D.C. school boundary policy

The move caps a contentious 10-month process. About a third of public school students live in rezoned areas.

D.C. fixes sinkhole large enough to swallow child

Tweets get a quick response from transportation department.

Before Ferguson 2014, there was Mount Pleasant 1991

Former mayor Sharon Pratt discusses what Missouri can learn from D.C.’s two-decade-old troubles.