D.C. and Maryland schools are gearing up to administer the PARCC tests for a second year. Kavitha Cardoza checks in on how one school is changing its preparation strategy, and she talks to an academic who studies the tests' relationship to the so-called "opportunity gap."
The Washington area's struggling subway system won't get a federal bailout, GOP Rep. John Mica said Thursday as Republicans blamed the Metro system's recent series of crises on poor management rather than a lack of funding.
Highlighting what campaign finance experts call a “disclosure loophole” for last-minute spending by outside groups, two Super PACs have spent more than $1 million combined on Maryland's Senate primary.
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