For over a decade, Charles has worked in Ward 6 neighborhoods, helping bring about school reform, working with small businesses, and improving our community. His years of public service to Ward 6 mean he knows and understands neighborhood issues like no one else.


Statement from Councilmember Allen on Mayor's Veto of Fare Evasion Decriminalization

Last night, Councilmember Charles Allen issued the following statement on Twitter regarding the Mayor’s decision to veto B22-0408, the “Fare Evasion Decriminalizaton Act of 2018”:... [MORE..]

Allen to reintroduce three bills from Council Period 22

Councilmember Charles Allen will re-introduce bills protecting tenants, expanding sexual assault survivors’ rights, and banning non-disclosure agreements for sexual misconduct from Council Period 22 at the... [MORE..]

Allen to introduce bill shifting control of DCPS at-risk student funds to principals from Central Office

At the first legislative meeting in Council Period 23, Councilmember Charles Allen (Ward 6) will introduce the At-Risk School Funding Transparency Amendment Act of 2019, which... [MORE..]

Full Remarks from Councilmember Allen's Second Term Swearing In

Below is a transcript of the prepared remarks delivered by Councilmember Charles Allen on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 after he took the oath of office... [MORE..]

Ward 6 Update - End of Year!

The other week, at the end of a day-long legislative meeting wrapping up much of the year-end business of the Council, I was riding the... [MORE..]


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