Harry Thomas Jr.

2011 was a bad year for DC Council Chairman Kwame Brown. It looks like 2012 could be even worse. Last week veteran reporter Bruce Johnson tweeted, "Word is a new grand jury looking at a local...
There have been five movies starring the San Francisco homicide detective nicknamed "Dirty Harry" (portrayed by Clint Eastwood), but there will be no sequel to the political career of...
Elections are an occasion to kick out the bums, but in 2012 the two biggest bums on the D.C. Council, Kwame Brown (D-Chair) and Harry Thomas, Jr. (D-Ward 5), are not on the ballot. Instead...
If summer is the season of tentpole movies -- The Thomas Mess is turning into a spectacle fast, putting our politics into a deep, widening ethical hole. Councilmember Harry "Tommy" Thomas...
Hardy Middle School is slated to receive a meager 1.8% budget increase for the coming school year, while Hyde-Addison Elementary will gain 18.3%.  The Georgetown schools fared better than some...
D.C. Councilmember Jack Evans introduced legislation today to reinstate popular Hardy Middle School principal Patrick Pope, who was ousted from Hardy by administrators over a year ago. "Parents...