The Washington Post

Vanessa Williams

ReporterWashington, D.C.


Jewish activists and scholars say efforts to link the gun control debate to the Holocaust are inaccurate and offensive.

  • Oct 9, 2015

The GOP presidential contender has become known for his controversial remarks on guns, gays and Muslims.

  • Oct 8, 2015

He has “no ill will” toward Republicans -- but he does have suggestions on how they might want to adjust their pitch to black voters.

  • Oct 6, 2015

Alabama law requires voters to show a government-issued photo ID and driver licenses are the most popular.

  • Oct 2, 2015

Attendees at the Congressional Black Caucus dinner were moved by the president’s tribute to black women.

  • Sep 20, 2015

The president also emphasized criminal justice reform, while stressing his appreciation for law enforcement officers.

  • Sep 19, 2015

Clinton’s support among white voters has plunged dramatically over the last few months.

  • Sep 18, 2015

The former tech executive, lone woman with 10 men, lands punches — even against Donald Trump.

  • Sep 17, 2015

The senator from Vermont is continuing his dialogue with young activists concerned with police practices.

  • Sep 16, 2015

Senator, hoping to boost standing among black voters, appears with academic who has criticized Obama.

  • Sep 12, 2015
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