Author: Vivian Blair


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Slams Fox News For Laughing At Her DC Rent Problem

Alexandria Oh-CAH-see-oh Cortez. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who this week became the youngest woman ever elected to Congress, called out Fox News for belittling her struggle to afford an apartment in Washington, D.C., during a Friday panel discussion on “America’s Newsroom.” The Fox panelists snickered all the way through their chat on the topic, described in a […]


DC groups announce push to invest in affordable housing, small business

© Greg Nash The groups are partnering with Wells Fargo and the National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC). Wells Fargo has pledged $1.6 billion in lending and philanthropic programs for Washington neighborhoods, primarily in the city’s economically distressed Wards 7 and 8. NCRC president and founder John Taylor said the program, called Where We Live, is […]


1 DC Pizzeria Among 101 Best Pizza Joints In US In 2018

WASHINGTON, DC — Pizza varies from state to state, from the thin, cripsy crust popular with many diners to the casserole style pie popular in Chicago. Whatever your preference, we take our pizza seriously. With all the creative chefs in the Washington, D.C., region it’s no surprise that a national standout with fresh ingredients is […]


In Washington, North Korea’s ‘denuclearization’ talk draws skepticism

South Korean President Moon Jae-in, right, meets with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un in the truce village of Panmunjom on Saturday. (KCNA/ KNS/ AFP/Getty Images) North Korea’s apparent offer to discuss the “complete denuclearization” of the Korean Peninsula was met with skepticism by lawmakers and security experts in Washington, even as many cautiously welcomed reports […]


There are alarm bells at the White House amid the latest controversy involving Trump’s EPA chief

White House officials are reportedly concerned about the living arrangement of Scott Pruitt, the Environmental Protection Agency chief.Pruitt was found to be paying $50 a night to stay in an apartment owned by a Washington lobbyist.The EPA’s ethics official said the arrangement was fine because Pruitt was paying rent. White House officials are "dismayed" over […]