Council chairman will file a lawsuit Wednesday against the mayor and CFO, challenging their refusal to recognize referendum.
David Catania's independent bid to be D.C.'s first openly gay mayor presents hard choice to gay Democrats.
Funding impasse is settled after mayor and D.C. Council chairman reach deal.
The John A. Wilson Building's two leading Vincents have a day to resolve parade funding tiff.
Mayor Vincent C. Gray's effort to change school boundaries and enrollment policies would accelerate trends long underway.
The fire lieutenant implicated in Cecil Mills's premature death retires without sanction.
MurielNotReady.com depicts the Democratic nominee as an inexperienced manager and unreliable ally of school reform.
Mayoral candidates lambaste Gray school admission proposals, saying it would undermine parents' expectations.
Community concerns would make it difficult to open enough smaller facilities across the city to compensate for its loss, he said.
Strong bids also expected from progressive champion Elissa Silverman and activist minister Graylan Hagler.