Of all the places where residents could migrate in the Washington metropolitan area, an increasing number of them are choosing to settle in Prince George’s County, home to the Washington Redskins football team, National Harbor and the soon-to-be MGM casino. An analysis of tax return data by Governing magazine found that between 2011 and 2012 hundreds of […]
George Will (Washington Post), Impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen: “Look,” wrote Lois Lerner, echoing Horace Greeley, “my view is that Lincoln was our worst president not our best. He should have let the South go. We really do seem to have 2 totally different mindsets.” Greeley, editor of the New...
I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet. Mahatma Gandhi Few men have virtue enough to withstand the highest bidder. George Washington Much has been said about FoltaGate, the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)Show More Summary
Arnaldo Toro, a 6-foot-9 2016 power forward from St. Benedict’s Prep, is considering three schools and is honing in on a decision. The native of Puerto Rico is down to George Washington, St. Joe’s and Kansas State. “I already did my visit to GW,” he said. “I like the GW staff and it’s a great […]
This article from The Rausch Outdoor Chronicles is a few years old, but fascinating none the less. Did you know our first president was an avid angler? Did you know he fished both in freshwater and offshore for species like cod? Did you know his favorite fish to eat was shad (gross!)? Me either, but apparently G.W. Show More Summary
The son of the 1999 Atlantic 10 Player of the Year commits to his father's alma mater
5-3 guard Rogers going to George Washington
In today’s Cato Online Forum essay, George Washington University Professor of Foreign Affairs Susan Ariel Aaronson argues that the “ TTIP provides an opportunity to think differently about how policymakers in advanced industrialized...Show More Summary
Tracy Morgan will help salute Eddie Murphy as he receives the nation's top prize for humor at the Kennedy Center in Washington later this month. The Kennedy Center announced the addition of Morgan, Brittany Howard and George Lopez to the lineup Monday. Show More Summary
We begin today's roundup with The Washington Post's Catherine Rampell who analyzes Donal Trump's position on gun control: When host George Stephanopoulos noted how uncharacteristically can’t-do this attitude was for Trump, the latter insisted: “Now, George, I could say, oh, we’re going to do this and that and it’s never going to happen again. Show More Summary
A roundup of news from around the Washington area.
A BIT OF HISTORY ABOUT OUR FOUNDING: A word from Stephen Knott, professor of national security affairs at the Naval War College and the coauthor of a new book on the relationship between George Washington, the indispensable man, and Alexander Hamilton, an indomitable genius among the founders.
(Scott Johnson) Stephen Knott is professor of national security affairs at the Naval War College and the coauthor of a new book on the relationship between George Washington, the indispensable man, and Alexander Hamilton, an indomitable genius among the founders. Show More Summary
John Kennedy was no George Washington when it came to not telling lies, but current campaigners could learn from his candor in leveling with the American people.
Ryan Glasspiegel has a long, interesting history of the Washington Post sports section under editor George Solomon—from 1975 to 2003—where sportswriting stars like Tony Kornheiser, Mike Wilbon, Rachel Nichols, David Aldridge, Sally Jenkins, and John Feinstein came to prominence. [The Big Lead] Read more...
The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is pleased to announce a new Ph.D. program in Translational Health Sciences.
There were so many stars.
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Carter's 2002 Nobel Peace Prize photo. Happy #91 to #39! If you don’t count George Washington's fake choppers, Jimmy Carter owns the most famous set of presidential teeth in history. That Jimmy grin was what the country wanted after the Watergate mess. Show More Summary
What exactly makes someone a good leader? It's a tough question to answer, largely because there are very few personality traits that are universal to all of them. Think of Gandhi, Napoleon, George Washington and Martin Luther King, Jr. Show More Summary
When General George Washington led troops into colonial New Jersey during the early months of the Revolutionary War, he did not have access to an app ? or even adequate drawings on paper ? to guide him across the region. But in 1776,...Show More Summary