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- IN THE KNOW. Wilkie, Christina // Hill;11/23/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 121, p20
The article offers Washington D.C. news briefs related to politics including the appointment of Kristina Schake as director of communications for First Lady Michelle Obama, the weight gain by Representative Hank Johnson, and the Thanksgiving Day celebration by Representative Michele Bachmann.
- Medicaid's rough road. Kostreski, Farah // AHA News;8/28/95, Vol. 31 Issue 35, p2
Reports on the condition of Medicaid-dependent hospitals, nursing homes and patients in the District of Columbia. Non-receipt of Medicaid payments since June 30, 1995; Advise of Mayor Marion Barry of the availability of funds by October 1, 1995 at the start of the new fiscal year; Suggestion to...
- D.C. officials say a return to home rule is around the corner. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;01/24/2000, Vol. 331 Issue 30813, p1
Reports on the possible return to self-governance of the District of Columbia. Achievement of a balanced budget in fiscal 2000; Net funding shortfall of the district.
- Capital gets help as it loses power. Kulman, Linda; Gest, Ted // U.S. News & World Report;08/11/97, Vol. 123 Issue 6, p25
Reports on the agreement between the US Congress and President Bill Clinton to take over local prisons, courts, a larger share of Medicaid, and other functions of the District of Columbia. The curbing of Washington's limited government; Other aspects of the package.
- On the Beat. // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;12/05/2000, Vol. 366 Issue 3, p19
Discusses the impact of election on residents in Washington D.C. Feeling of suspense days immediately before and after election day; Impact of the election's results on people who are on the staff of the winning and losing lawmakers; State of suspended animation in the city.
- Washington update. Dervarics, Charles // Black Issues in Higher Education;03/19/98, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p4
Presents information pertaining to politics and government in Washington D.C. Request made by the United States Department of Education to Congress regarding default-rate penalties for historically black colleges and universities; Benefits of a congressional draft bill for Title III of the...
- The vital center. // Christian Science Monitor;12/17/96, Vol. 89 Issue 16, p20
Opinion. Argues that it will take exceptional commitment to keep cooperation and bipartisanship in sight in Washington. Pledge from President Bill Clinton; Impact of the 1996 presidential election on Washington's political coloring; Predictions for 1997.
- Washington. Miller, William H. // Industry Week/IW;9/02/96, Vol. 245 Issue 16, p58
Reports on developments related to politics in Washington, D.C. as of September 1996. Collapse of the government's computer system; New labor legislation; North American Industry Classification System uses; Jack Kemp as Bob Dole's running mate.
- The worst city government in America. DeParle, J. // Washington Monthly;Jan89, Vol. 20 Issue 12, p33
Reports on the problems of big city government, focusing on Washington, D.C. How these problems affect the poor and elderly. Gives many examples of the incompetence of city employees and administrators.