If you want to be swept off your feet, Washington isn’t your kind of town

Is it time D.C.-based TV shows be less about treachery and more about romance and comedy?

House ethics panel still investigating Meeks; Schmidt must repay legal fees

The House Ethics Committee is still investigating whether Rep. Gregory Meeks (D-N.Y.) broke House rules by failing to disclose a 2007 loan, the panel said Friday.


Nelson Mandela memorial: Who’s in attendance

Three former U.S. president joined leaders from around the world in Johannesburg.


Syria resolution could stall

(Aaron Blake, Darla Cameron and Kennedy Elliott)

President Obama’s decision to seek lawmakers’ approval of strikes could make agenda even more unstable.


Rep. Gerald E. Connolly faces constituents’ ire in making the case for striking Syria

(Melina Mara / The Washington Post)

The Virginia Democrat strongly supports President Obama’s plan to strike Syria. His constituents don’t.