Latest from Tara Bahrampour

Ohio sues Census Bureau over new redistricting deadline

Delayed release of data creates timeline crunch in some states.
  • Feb 25, 2021

Fairfax shooting victim identified by police

Two people were shot, one fatally, at an Annandale apartment complex Friday night.
  • Feb 21, 2021

Parents grapple with reality that young children won’t be vaccinated soon

Coronavirus inoculations for children under 12 are probably a year away, experts say.
  • Feb 8, 2021

Locked down and socially distanced, Washingtonians still celebrate Biden-Harris

Residents of a deeply liberal city exhale in disgust as they say goodbye to Donald Trump.
  • Jan 20, 2021

Embattled Census Bureau Director Steven Dillingham resigns

Whistleblowers had said political appointees were pressuring staff members to release state tallies of undocumented immigrants, regardless of their accuracy, to boost President Trump’s effort to exclude them from congressional apportionment.
  • Jan 18, 2021

D.C. opened vaccine appointments to people 65 and older. Here’s what some seniors went through to get the shot.

A cumbersome online portal, long lines at some vaccination sites and other hurdles awaited people eager to protect themselves from the coronavirus.
  • Jan 16, 2021

Census battle ends as Trump administration gives up on excluding undocumented from apportionment

The government has agreed not to release census population data until after Biden’s inauguration.
  • Jan 16, 2021

Census Bureau says it will stop trying to deliver tally of undocumented to Trump

The announcement came after staffers said they were pressured to produce data regardless of accuracy; a rights groups called for the director to resign.
  • Jan 14, 2021

Census figures used to determine House seats delayed again

Trump administration lawyers told a federal judge the figures could be ready in March.
  • Jan 11, 2021

Arrested by Capitol Police at peaceful protests? You’re not alone.

The agency has handcuffed people in wheelchairs and praying clergy, yet arrested only 14 people after Wednesday’s mob attack.
  • Jan 8, 2021