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They like two things: Tolling is a widely used method of managing traffic . And it's also a way of paying for megaprojects, either by adding more revenue for the government to spend on highway improvements or by creating an incentive for private companies to do the work for the government in exchange for the toll money.
Trish Cunninghams daughter, Morgan, leaves flowerson Sept. 28, 2013,at the location where her mother was killed.
An Iranian-American man detained along with three journalists in Iran last week has been released, a source close to one of those being held said on Wednesday.
What's with all the Democratic Senate candidates being caught displaying a condescending, insulting contempt for voters? The latest embarrassing incident involves Georgia Senate candidate Michelle Nunn, who suffered the indignity of having her 144-page campaign plan leaked .
The Washington Post has deeply and lovingly covered the corruption scandal around former Virginia Gov. Robert McDonnell, and couldn't contain its excitement over the trial.
According to reports in the Washington Post, the violation of the treaty was detected a few years ago.
State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki on Tuesday decried the deaths of children killed in a Gaza playground on Monday, without noting that the Israeli military almost 24 hours earlier had attributed their deaths to an errant rocket fired by terrorists.
Like many on the right, Washington Post columnist Charles Krauthammer is politically opposed to impeaching President Barack Obama.
Being a successful modern president of the United States is impossible, according to Chris Cillizza of the Washington Post .
The Washington Post's Dan Balz, sometimes called the dean of the Washington press corps, today takes a look at politics in the Volunteer State, framed by the Republican primary battle between U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander and state Rep. Joe Carr.
The United States on Monday called on Iran to release a Washington Post reporter, his wife and two freelancers arrested in Tehran last week.
It's no news that Congress is unpopular. In fact, at times it seems like the only real novelty on Capitol Hill would be a jump in its approval rating.
Everyone knows how safe the streets of Washington, DC are [where as of 2010 violent crime was three times the national average], and how DC criminals scrupulously respect the District's very restrictive gun-control laws.
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President Barack Obama declared 2014 a "year of action," but it's been anything but, with his lofty State of the Union goals to fix everything from immigration to the tax code either having failed, getting mixed results or pending.
President Obama was last seen speaking from the Oval Office on national television in August 2010.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 04:55 am
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