Pelosi Chief of Staff Announced to be Nadeam Elshami

Democratic House Leader Nancy Pelosi today named Nadeam Elshami as her new chief of staff. Her former chief of staff, John Lawrence, has stepped down after eight years in the position. “On behalf of my colleagues, I want to thank…

LivingSocial Gets Outrageous $23 Million Tax Break

LivingSocial has been doing very well for itself. In fact, it is time for the daily deals provider to expand its operations, and they contemplated moving headquarters outside its current Washington, D.C. home. Fortunately, the D.C. City Council and many…

Drone Mistaken for UFO in Washington, D.C. Causes Panic

A drone mistaken for a UFO in Washington, D.C. caused a lot of area residents to freak out, prompting several concerned individuals to place calls to 911. What folks witnessed, of course, was an experimental unmanned aircraft being transported on…

Kwame Brown Charged with Violating Campaign Finance Laws

Kwame Brown, the D.C. Council Chairman who was recently charged with one felony count of bank fraud, now has another allegation to add to his resume. According to the Examiner, Brown was charged with aiding and abetting an unlawful campaign…

Chuck Brown Dies: Go-Go Music Creator Was 75

Some people compare the impact Chuck Brown had on the D.C. music scene to the one Elvis had in Memphis. As the “godfather of Go-Go”, he helped usher in a new type of soul, a sound which would inspire many…

Google, Facebook Q1 Lobbying Report

According to the U.S. Senate’s lobbying database, Facebook and Google have hit all-time highs regarding the amount of funds they have committed to lobbying efforts in Washington, D.C., for the first quarter of 2012. With Facebook possibly readying its IPO…

Living Social: New Venue In Washington, D.C.

Living Social is going to be trying something different to promote special events, new products, and unique vendors. Today it announced the forthcoming opening of a new physical venue space in the Washington, D.C. area. The space will provide a…

Police Tracking Your Every Move With License Plate Readers

Privacy. It’s on everyone’s minds these days. A couple of months ago it was Apple and Google that were drawing the ire of consumers with the storing of location data. And of course, Facebook is always mentioned when people discuss…