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Account Executive - Washington

Company: FierceMarkets Location: Washington, District of Columbia Industry: Not Specified Career Level: Early Career (1+ yrs experience) Minimum Education: Bachelor's Job Status: Full Time

12 States File Brief Supporting Obama Administration’s Historic Guidance on Transgender Students

HRC hailed Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson for filing a brief on behalf of 12 states, and the District of Columbia, supporting the recent release by the Departments of Education and Justice of historic guidance advising...Show More Summary

The Second Amendment Protects the Right to Keep and Bear Arms Outside the Home

Turns out billions of dollars can’t buy you an agenda. In another stunning defeat for Bloombergian gun control, a federal court has once again slapped the District of Columbia with a ruling abolishing their stifling gun laws. The... Read More

Seattle Takes a Step Toward Banning "Pray the Gay Away" Conversion Therapy

2 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Sydney Brownstone Conversion therapy: still legal, somehow. Kelly O Terrorizing LGBTQ kids through "conversion therapy" has already been banned by three states and the District of Columbia. (The practice of attempting to "cure" LGBTQ people of who they are has been debunked. Show More Summary

Study Finds Drop In Prescription Drugs In Medical Marijuana States

4 days agoNews : Huffington Post

States looking for a way to reduce Medicare spending and prescription drug use may want to turn to legalizing medical marijuana, a new study suggests. The District of Columbia and the 17 states that had medical marijuana as an alternative...Show More Summary

BLS: Unemployment Rates stable in 43 states in June

From the BLS: Regional and State Employment and Unemployment SummaryUnemployment rates were significantly higher in June in 6 states, lower in 1 state, and stable in 43 states and the District of Columbia, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.... Show More Summary

Gay Republicans at the Convention: Scarce, Except in D.C. Delegation

This has not been the best week for the seven out of 19 District of Columbia delegates who are gay or lesbian.

Never Trump Lives, Sort Of

Never Trump lives on on the GOP convention floor—well, sort of. Justin Dillon, an alternate delegate from the District of Columbia is handing out 200 buttons opposing Donald Trump on the convention floor, just hours before Trump is set to formally accept the nomination. “Sometime party loyalty asks too much,” the button says, including the…

It's official: Trump's brass knuckles brand of justice comes through loud and clear at convention

God help you if you disagree with Donald Trump. It doesn't matter what party you're in, Trump and his minions will "squelch" you, to use the word of a Republican delegate and 25-year party loyalist from the District of Columbia. Chip...Show More Summary

FOLLOW THE MONEY, IF YOU CAN: Cause of Action Institute (CoA Institute) today filed a complaint i…

FOLLOW THE MONEY, IF YOU CAN: Cause of Action Institute (CoA Institute) today filed a complaint in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia against the United States Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for failing to produce records about its role in the federal government’s multi-million dollar agreements with big banks over their […]

US Capitol briefly locked down, 2nd time in week

District of Columbia police spokeswoman Alice Kim said officers were alerted to a man with a gun near Fort McNair in Southwest Washington, about a mile and a half south of the Capitol, shortly after 4 p.m. Officers then stopped a person...Show More Summary

Republicans Reject Recognition of LGBT Terror Victims in Party Platform

Rachel Hoff, a delegate to the Republican National Convention from the District of Columbia, begged her fellow delegates drafting the party's platform in Cleveland this week to recognize the LBGT victims of "radical Islamic terrorism."...Show More Summary

Washington Coliseum in Washington, District of Columbia

Just blocks from Union Station in Washington, D.C., this unassuming coliseum is the site of The Beatles' first concert in the United States — though you wouldn't know it to look at it. From the outside, the building seems like nothing more than another construction site in a rapidly developing part of town. Show More Summary

Marijuana Legislation 2016: Arizona Supreme Court Rules Pot Odor Enough To Warrant Police Search

While only a handful of states have legalized recreational marijuana in the US, exactly half of them (along with the District of Columbia) have legalized medical marijuana for their residents. While the state of Arizona isn’t generally on the politically-progressive side of things, they are one of the 25 states that have taken the more... Show More Summary

Marketing Communications Associate - Washington

Company: Kaiser Family Foundation Location: Washington, District of Columbia Industry: Not Specified

Assistant Campaign Manager (AE) - Washington

Company: The Ad Council Location: Washington, District of Columbia Industry: Advertising - Other Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience

Small Business Owner Explains Options: "Close, Hike Prices, Or Eliminate Jobs"

The mad dash to increase the minimum wage continues. Earlier we reported that New York and California had passed legislation that would raise the minimum wage to $15, and in June the District of Columbia also voted unanimously to raise the minimum wage to $15 as well. In a statement sent to The Daily Signal, D.C. Show More Summary

District of Columbia to Become the Newest State — and Its New Name Would Be…?

3 weeks agoTravel / Air Travel : The Gate

The city of Washington — in the District of Columbia — is poised to bid on becoming the newest state in the United States as proposed by a commission of five panel members. What is unique about the District of Columbia is that it isShow More Summary

Where the Stoners Are: America's Top 10 Marijuana-Using States

Hint: It's not the Plains states or Dixie. Acceptance of marijuana seems to have reached a tipping point in the United States. Four states and the District of Columbia have already legalized it, half the states have medical marijuana...Show More Summary

Bernie Manages to Turn a Win into a Loss

In the weeks since losing the June 14th Democratic Primary in the District of Columbia Bernie Sanders managed to turn the goodwill and power he won from running a strong campaign into an overall loss for himself and what he says he believes in. Show More Summary

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