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Ohio Democratic congressional candidate Danny O'Connor

Alarms bells are starting to ring for the GOP as Democrats have ‘the wind at their back’ heading into November

Tuesday night's Ohio special election and Washington State primaries indicate a tough road to November for Republicans. Republicans say they need to boost voter turnout in November — or else.

The VA hospital in DC was reportedly using rusty surgical tools and water full of bacteria, and employees say the ‘critical’ situation is ...

Persistent and serious problems that reportedly put patients in danger at the Veterans Affairs hospital in Washington, DC have employees pleading with the new VA secretary for assistance.

I visited the treehouses that Microsoft built for its employees to meet, work, and soak in the sun — take a look inside

I got to tour the treehouses that Microsoft built for its employees. Here's what they're like to walk through.

Young Trump staffers are complaining they can’t date in DC because everyone hates them

Young Trump administration staffers are having a hard time dating in Washington, one of the most liberal cities in the US, according to a new Politico feature.
The Founding Fathers held some rather unusual roles.

The 9 weirdest jobs of America’s Founding Fathers

The Fourth of July is fast approaching, which means it's time to learn some strange fun facts about the people who helped establish the US. Turns out, the Founding Fathers weren't just lawyers and generals — there were some smugglers and spies in the mix, too.

There’s a ‘stock market for politics’ where users can make money on Washington’s chaos

If you have ever had money riding on a cloture vote, it is likely that you were playing the "stock market for politics" called PredictIt, a New Zealand-based prediction market where patrons can make money on the news of the day.
Washington, DC is a popular destination for job seekers.

10 US cities job seekers are flocking to right now — and 5 cities they’re abandoning to get there

New York, DC, and San Francisco are among the most attractive and popular cities for "metro movers," or those who apply to jobs outside of the metro area they live in.
Mercedes and Matt Schlapp at the Conservative Political Action Conference in 2017

Washington’s new ‘it couple’ is getting a ton of backlash for complaining about ‘elites’ while riding in a limousine

Mercedes and Matt Schlapp, longtime Republican operatives and one of Washington's most powerful Trump-boosting couples, drew attention over the weekend when they derided comedian Michelle Wolf's controversial speech criticizing the president and his administration at the White House Correspondents Dinner.

A White House staffer left a piece of paper with his encrypted email password at a bus stop in Washington, DC

A White House staffer wrote down his password for an encrypted email service on White House stationary and left it at a bus stop in Washington, DC.