David A. Fahrenthold
Reporter

David A. Fahrenthold covers Congress for the Washington Post. He has been at the Post since 2000, and previously covered (in order) the D.C. police, New England, and the environment.

Latest by David A. Fahrenthold

Holder headed to Ferguson on Wednesday to meet with investigators

Holder headed to Ferguson on Wednesday to meet with investigators

President Obama announces the attorney general’s planned trip during remarks Tuesday, a sign of an increasing federal role in the unrest.

A Medicare scam that just kept rolling

A Medicare scam that just kept rolling

The government has paid billions to buy power wheelchairs. It has no idea how many of the claims are bogus.

Federal workers tell of retribution by office relocation

Federal workers tell of retribution by office relocation

Basements and broom closets: They can be “new” offices, too, for people who blow the whistle, watchdogs say.

Doctor with Ebola arrives at Atlanta hospital for treatment

Doctor with Ebola arrives at Atlanta hospital for treatment

Kent Brantly was “extremely stable” during his flight from Liberia aboard the converted “air ambulance.”