CLICK AND PETITION
Demand A Public Oversight Hearing of the DC City Council's Judiciary Committee on the Metropolitan Police Department's Unresolved Homicides and Missing Persons Division and Encourage Passage of the Relisha T. Rudd Law.
Positive signs include fewer uninsured children overall and the all-time high in national high school graduation rates, although McCarthy cautioned that many students are still not sufficiently proficient in math and reading.He said the foundation calls for a “two-generation approach” that invests in parents and children, including support systems like tax credits, job training and food stamps, as well as much greater investment in early education. He also said that businesses could do more, including schedule employees with flexible work hours.Patrick McCarthy, President,Annie E Casey Foundation, Kids Count Data Book 2013
Court documents reveal that Sutherland, a 2013 American University graduate, was stabbed 30 to 40 times after the attacker tried to grab a cellphone tucked into Sutherland’s waistband. Police said that after stabbing Sutherland, the assailant threw the cellphone to the floor and returned to stomping the victim’s body.“Suspect in July 4 fatal Metro stabbing speaks out in D.C. Superior Court” By Keith L. Alexander, Washington Post (July 17)
Alex: For 100 points, what is a misdemeanor in DC?Jasper: Alex, what is slapping the daylights out of a DC Police Officer?Alex: Jasper, that’s right! Pick a Category.Jasper: I’ll have Culture of Fear and Death for 500, Alex.Alex: What Do Metro Train and 30 – 40 Slashes Have in Common?Jasper: I Don’t Believe You Have Probable Cause to Ask Me that Question, Alex!
An at-large member of the D.C. Council and chairman of the council’sCommittee on Public Safety & the Judiciary.
D.C. Vote: This Is About Safety, Not the 2nd Amendment
March 22, 2009
Mary Cheh, a D.C. Councilmember from Ward 3 was on council in 2012 when D.C. adopted its current illegal immigration policy, which says the city will not hold illegal immigrants for the Feds unless there’s a criminal investigation. Also, the District does not check the immigration status for anyone arrested. So, an illegal immigrant in D.C. could commit murder and Cheh says the Feds will not be told.