Aggregated District of Columbia News Articles
- White House CANCELS public tours and half of Melania's office staff are furloughed
Visitors to the White House are finding the doors closed to public tours and first lady Melania Trump had half her office staff furloughed as the effects of the government shutdown pile up.
Daily Mail. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 18:21:37 GMT.
- WATCH: Inside the White House
The White House warns the government shutdown could inflict significant damage on the economy.
ABC News. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 13:00:24 -0500.
- White House now expects greater impact on economy from shutdown
Agencies including FAA and the IRS have called back thousands of federal workers because of concerns over functionality. The employees are expected to work without pay.
ABC News. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 12:50:30 -0500.
- Alinea owner Nick Kokonas invites Clemson Tigers to Chicago dinner, trumping White House fast food meal
Alinea co-owner Nick Kokonas has invited the Clemson Tigers to dinner in Chicago. ...
Louisa Chu. Chicago Tribune. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 09:15:00 PST.
- Ayesha Curry offers to give Clemson Tigers a 'real feast' following White House fast-food dinner
Curry responded to a tweet from a fan who claimed he would rather eat her cooking over the food served at the White House.
Michael Bartiromo. Fox News. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 16:25:44 GMT.
- Warren probes ethics officials over Mulvaney's job discussions
Sen. Elizabeth Warren is asking whether acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney's reported talks to be president of the University of South Carolina violated the Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act.
American Banker. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 14:40:03 GMT.
- Trump Summons Thousands Back to Work Without Pay as Shutdown Drags On
As the White House tries to get the government functioning, President Trump invited Democrats to the White House, hoping to find cracks. They rejected his lunch date.
Julie Hirschfeld Davis and Sheryl Gay Stolberg. New York Times. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 14:24:10 GMT.
- Kirsten Gillibrand: US senator announces White House bid
New York Democratic Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is an outspoken critic of President Donald Trump.
BBC News. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 13:45:54 GMT.
- Impact of government shutdown felt beyond furloughed workers in Utah city
The partial government shutdown is in its 26th day, with no negotiations planned to end it. A new White House analysis shows the deadlock is hurting U.S. economic growth at twice the rate previously estimated. ...
CBS News. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 13:08:19 +0000.
- Congress prepares to skip planned recess
Staring down the next deadline to pay federal workers, the White House shifted tactics, trying to bypass House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to negotiate with rank-and-file lawmakers even as President Donald Trump dug in for a prolonged shutdown.
Fox News. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 12:04:41 GMT.
- Democrats remain oddly aligned in border wall fight, confounding Trump and Republicans
Hoping to make a crack in Democratic unity as the partial government shutdown reached Day 25, President Trump invited a handful of moderate Democrats to the White House on Tuesday for lunch and a chat. None showed up. ...
Jennifer Haberkorn. Los Angeles Times. Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:55:00 PST.
- Democratic U.S. Senator Gillibrand to launch 2020 White House bid
U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand told CBS' "The Late Show With Stephen Colbert" that she would file paperwork on Tuesday night to explore a run for the Democratic presidential nomination in the 2020 election.
Reuters. Tue, 15 Jan 2019 19:52:18 -0500.
District of Columbia Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of District of Columbia as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||681,170||1.61|
|July 1, 2015||670,377||1.73|
|July 1, 2014||659,005||1.52|
|July 1, 2013||649,165||2.18|
|July 1, 2012||635,327||2.39|
|July 1, 2011||620,477||2.53|
|July 1, 2010||605,183|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of District of Columbia was 601,723.
In 2008, the estimated population of Washington, DC was 591,833, whereas
in 2006, the population of Washington, DC was about 585,419.
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