Patrick Madden

The Black Cat night club on 14th Street, just below uber-trendy U Street, played host to another political debate on Tuesday evening.  So while the candidates – Peter Shapiro, Vincent...
If D.C. Council Chairman Kwame Brown or his handlers could pull the plug on this column, they probably would. Why do I say that? On Tuesday I was in my office watching Brown take questions at a press...
Local reporters, D.C. Government public information officers, elected officials and all others gathered shoulder-to-shoulder for the fall Hacks & Flacks on Thursday at Local 16 at 16th...
Mayor Vincent C. Gray, Councilmembers Mary Cheh (Ward 3), Phil Mendelson (At-large), David Catania (At-large) and the city's ANC Commissioners were sworn in Sunday along with other newly-elected...