She is the youngest chief prosecutor in a major city and has given the city's residents reason to believe in the justice system.
Maryland congressman places blame for violence on out-of-towners.
Black lawmakers hope Obama will tackle tough topics like race.
Staffers and lawmakers show solidarity with families and protesters.
Reps. Elijah Cummings, John Conyers and Bennie Thompson believe the hearings will help restore the criminal justice system's integrity.
A look at the life of the controversial and charismatic Marion Barry.