If you are new to the Washington DC area or just want to learn more about the capital region, I have created a series of articles that may be of interest to you.
- DC Government 101 - Learn the basics about the DC government, the roles of its elected officials, how a bill becomes a law, the DC Code, voting rights, local taxes, government organizations and more.
- Frequently Asked Questions About Washington DC - How did Washington, DC get its name? I am visiting Washington DC for just a few days, what should I be sure to see? Which Washington DC attractions require tickets? and more.
- 10 Things to Know About the Mall in Washington DC - What are the main attractions on the Washington Mall? What are the best things to do with kids? What are transportation options? and more.
- Get to Know DC Area Neighborhoods - Learn about the neighborhoods of DC, Maryland and Virginia, see profiles of communities in the capital region.
- Things to Know About the Potomac River - Learn the major tributaries, cities along the Potomac Basin, recreational opportunities along the river and more.