The federal workforce, whose ranks are particularly strong in the D.C. area, is likely to be a political football in the campaign leading up to the November election. National Journal's Chris Frates talks about what that could mean for local government employees.
The recent arrest of alleged gang members in a Fairfax County prostitution ring case is causing Virginia law enforcement officials to warn parents and teens of gang and prostitution activity throughout the state.
Before Congress is a bill that could radically change the services offered by the United States Postal Service, and Maryland lawmakers are working to spare an Easton delivery center from the budget axe.
With the scandals surrounding the lavish Las Vegas conference held by the GSA and Secret Service agents cavorting in Colombia, The Hill's Alex Bolton says Congress may find traction targetting federal travel budgets.
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