Category : Washington DC

Northeast / Washington DC - 10 months ago

Leaders of Tomorrow Speak Out Today

Brandon Frey teaches a math lesson to fifth-graders at Democracy Prep in southeast D.C. (Shevry Lassiter/The Washington Informer) Negative comments tend to be the norm when folks talk about those who live in the District’s Southeast communities — w...

Northeast / Washington DC - 11 months ago

Rep. John Conyers Announces Resignation

Rep. John Conyers (D-MI), the Dean of the House and the most powerful African American elected official in Michigan, announced he will resign from Congress effective today, December 5, 2017. Conyers has been dealing with controversy after several a...

Northeast / Washington DC - 11 months ago

Rep. John Conyers Retires

Rep. John Conyers (D-MI), the Dean of the House and the most powerful African American elected official in Michigan, announced he will resign from Congress effective today, December 5, 2017. Conyers has been dealing with controversy after several a...