Dear Resident, I’m still trying to figure out what exactly happened in the 5th inning of Game 5 of the Nationals vs. Cubs. To those who don’t follow baseball and the Nationals, I’ll move quickly to other matters. To those who cheer for our hometown team, I wish I could......(Read More)
The following opening statement was presented by Councilmember Silverman at the Committee of the Whole Hearing on October 10, 2017 to discuss five new paid family leave proposals: Late last year, this Council passed a comprehensive paid family and medical leave program that would give our businesses a competitive advantage......(Read More)
Councilmember Elissa Silverman, Chair of the Committee on Labor and Workforce Development, will hold a hearing at 10 a.m. on Monday, October 16, 2017, in Room 123 of the John A. Wilson Building (1350 Pennsylvania Ave. NW) on the following items: B22-68: Deferred Compensation Program Enrollment Act of 2017 B22-128:......(Read More)
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