D.C. Ward 5 Councilmember Kenyan McDuffie on Tuesday introduced a bill to the D.C. Council to build eight new statues, one in each ward of the city, of accomplished women and people of color who were born and raised in D.C.
D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine on Wednesday announced the filing of lawsuits against seven people who are accused of showing false proof of residence in the District in order to send their children to D.C. public schools for free.
A data security legislative proposal titled “Security Breach Protection Amendment Act of 2019” has been introduced by D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine on March 21, in response to major breaches of personal data.
The city’s investment in housing will be increased in the coming year by $55 million following a 30 percent rise in funding for D.C. Housing Production Trust Fund which provides affordable housing services, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser announced in her first State of the District Address of her second term at the University of District of Columbia on March 18.
Ashley Emerson, who previously served as associate director at the Deputy Mayor’s Office of Greater Economic Opportunity (DMGEO), has been appointed as director of the Mayor’s Office of African American Affairs, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser announced in a press release on March 15.