Bill Cosby, Jesse Jackson, and one former and one current D.C. mayor came together to pay tribute to the power of a chili dog.
Ben’s Chili Bowl, the District’s iconic hot dog joint, celebrated its 55th anniversary Thursday morning with a crowd of well wishers, employees, celebrities, and local politicians.
While describing the immigration history of the United States, Barry used the term “Polacks” to describe Polish immigrants.
Controversial councilmember Marion Barry is in the market for a new communications director, according to the D.C. Council’s official web page.
Marion Barry is on a crusade against Filipino nurses, many of whom, said the former crack cocaine addict, steal jobs from American caregivers.
Democratic consultant Chuck Thies has called for Washington, D.C. city councilmember Marion Barry to resign from his post as a Democratic National Convention delegate following controversial statements Barry made about Asian-owned businesses.
Former Washington, D.C. mayor Marion Barry, defending inflammatory comments he made about Asian business owners in D.C., told his critics he was “doing God’s work.
The former D.C. mayor caught with crack-cocaine in a prostitution sting in the 1980s wants to do away with “dirty” Asian businesses.
Washington, D.C., city councilmember Marion Barry was elected Saturday to represent the city as a delegate to the 2012 Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C.
The Washington Times reports that the D.C. City Council unanimously passed a ban on profane and abusive language after longtime Democratic Councilman Marion Barry engaged in a confrontation with a fellow council member on Feb. 14.