Latest from Robert McCartney

Opposition to the project in Queens highlights the strength of a “Tea Party of the Left.”

  • Feb 16, 2019

The plan foundered in the face of vocal opposition from activists, politicians.

  • Feb 14, 2019

The prolonged fight could lead the company to shift 25,000 jobs elsewhere.

  • Feb 8, 2019

A study requested by the region’s U.S. senators will help set conditions for extending a federal subsidy of $150 million a year.

  • Jan 31, 2019

Federal officials say restoring the hours means less time for maintenance and risks safety.

  • Jan 29, 2019

Vote is 83 to 16. Senate already passed bill, which now goes to Gov. Northam for signature.

  • Jan 28, 2019

Federal government’s reputation as a business partner is tarnished; ripple effects to linger.

  • Jan 26, 2019

Lawmakers split along party lines on whether to raise hourly minimum to $15 by 2024.

  • Jan 21, 2019

Lawmakers say the transit agency should get clearance from the Pentagon and Homeland Security before awarding a contract.

  • Jan 19, 2019

The officials want the governor to raise the tax on property transactions in Northern Virginia to protect important road projects.

  • Mar 22, 2018
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