All month, Washingtonians have congregated in restuarants, bars, churches and community centers to watch the presidential debates. On October 2, BloggingToTheChoir, TheRootDC and WestonTaylor Marshall hosted a watch party at Langston Bar and Grille. Jamal Simmons, a political analyst for CNN and MSNBC provided post debate remarks.
L-R Jeanine Hunter, Sonjiah Davis and Monique CastonThe Washington Post
President Trump and first lady Melania Trump lit the National Christmas Tree for the first time. The program was hosted by television personality Kathie Lee Gifford and actor Dean Cain and featured performances by the Beach Boys, Jack Wagner, Wynonna Judd, Craig Campbell and others.