Washington D.C.

Top Dem Senate Challengers Silent on D.C. Statehood

Schumer has made capital statehood for heavily Democratic city a 'top priority'

A number of prominent 2020 Democratic Senate challengers have refused to take a position on D.C. statehood after Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D., N.Y.) called the issue a "top priority" should his party gain control of the upper chamber.

Heller Weighing Another D.C. Gun Suit

DC police blame 'unprecedented demand' for months-long waits on handgun transfers

The man at the center of a landmark Supreme Court ruling that struck down onerous gun-control laws may be back in court to challenge Washington, D.C., and its handling of Second Amendment rights.