Monthly Archives: August 2013

Annual Hoops for Hope Congressional All Star Classic Set for September 9th

Join us next month for the much-anticipated annual Congressional Charity All-Star Classic. Benefiting the Hoops for Youth Foundation and other D.C.-area non-profits, this basketball showdown between Members of Congress and lobbyists puts political competitiveness to a good cause. Since 1999, this fun event has helped to raise just over $1 million to provide programs and […]

New Study Suggests Cell Phone Use Does Not Cause Car Accidents

A new study from researchers at Carnegie Mellon University and the London School of Economics suggests that using a cell phone while driving does not increase the risk of a crash. How The Researchers Designed The Study The study takes a slightly different approach than most distracted-driving studies. The researchers, Saurabh Bhargava and Vikram S. […]

Spotlight On: 2013 Virginia Small Business Summit

[MW Capitol is using this week’s blog post to put the spotlight on a cause that we feel is important: small business. We are happy to promote the 2013 Virginia Small Business Summit, held by our friends at the Virginia Small Business Partnership.] On September 20, 2013, the Virginia Small Business Partnership (VASBP) will hold […]