House Speaker Nancy Pelosi And Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin Strike Deal To Avert Shutdown

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin have reached a bipartisan deal to keep the government funded through early December and avoid a shutdown just before the election. Pelosi hailed the short-term spending legislation — known as a “continuing resolution,” or CR – in a statement on Tuesday, in which she pointed to …

National Small Business Week is an annual event celebrating the best of small businesses across America

MARYLAND ( WDVM ) — Every year the U.S. Small Business Administration celebrates small businesses across America, and with the pandemic impacting many businesses, this year is crucial to show support. According to Small Business Trends, National Small Business Week is an annual event celebrating the best of small businesses across America. The week recognizes …

Local organizations encourage communities of color to vote

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Md. (WDVM)– On National Voter Registration Day, local organizations encouraged black and brown communities to vote. September 22nd is National Voter Registration Day. Organizers and companies nationwide use the day to encourage people to register to vote. Advocates in the black community, dedicated their efforts to educating people about the power of their …

Montgomery County School District revisits budget priorities

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Md. (WDVM)– After the community shared their concerns, Montgomery County School District is revisiting their budget priorities. Earlier this summer the county council was made aware of HVAC and rodent issues at South Lake Elementary. The county council then voted on a $34 million modernization plan that would delay constriction of the school, …