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Salon.com
Curtis Sittenfeld’s updated Jane Austen influences: “CrossFit, reality television, Skyline chili, Gloria Steinem”has changed everything. A question asked in a psychological study: Can one’s pe
Curtis Sittenfeld’s updated Jane Austen influences: “CrossFit, reality television, Skyline chili, Gloria Steinem”
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
has changed everything. A question asked in a psychological study: Can one’s personality change over time? Bad ’80s music. Marion Barry and his Murder Capital. Driving in D.C.’s rush-hour traffic. The awful roommate, and the apartments where I... Read more
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The Hill
The election should be a sure thing for Clinton, but it's notdenominator and to the worst in our human nature. He is a showman who reminds m
The election should be a sure thing for Clinton, but it's not
The Hill / Posted 15 days ago
denominator and to the worst in our human nature. He is a showman who reminds me of the term that former Washington Mayor Marion Barry used to describe himself: a "situationist." This shallow "situationist" is unfit for the highest office in the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
WFTV 9 Orlando
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
Daily Herald
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
Daily Herald / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
The Kitsap Sun
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
The Record Searchlight / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
Naples Daily News
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
Naples Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
NBC Washington
Congress Asking If DC Government Can Spend Its Own Moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress Asking If DC Government Can Spend Its Own Money
NBC Washington / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
WECT 6 Wilmington
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
9&10 News Cadillac
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
KXXV Waco
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
KXXV Waco / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
FOX 8 New Orleans
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
KPLC Lake Charles
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
KWWL Iowa
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
KWWL Iowa / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
WCAX-TV Vermont
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
Denver Post
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
Denver Post / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
WBOC Salisbury
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
ABC 6 Providence
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
WFMJ Youngstown
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
KHQ Spokane
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
KHQ Spokane / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
KFDA-TV Amarillo
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
WAVE 3 Louisville
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
KCBD-TV Lubbock
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
WTHR Indianapolis
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
Your Hometown Lima Stations
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
WIS News 10 Columbia
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
ABC Montana
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
ABC Montana / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
WLBT 3 Jackson
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
KTVN Reno
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
KTVN Reno / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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16d
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
Hawaii News Now / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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WALB Albany
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
WALB Albany / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
WGEM Quincy / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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ABC News
Congress Asking If DC Government Can Spend Its Own Moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress Asking If DC Government Can Spend Its Own Money
ABC News / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own moneyfunds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after ye
Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 16 days ago
funds. In the mid-1990s, Congress was forced to bail out the District after years of fiscal mismanagement under Mayor Marion Barry and his successor, Sharon Pratt. Congress established a control board that ran the day-to-day operations of the... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
A renowned civil rights leader's descent into debt and delusionCaucus and served as its chair in 1980. But his political career came to an end
A renowned civil rights leader's descent into debt and delusion
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 21 days ago
Caucus and served as its chair in 1980. But his political career came to an end in 1990 when he ran for D.C. mayor after Marion Barry was arrested on drug charges. Fauntroy lost in the Democratic primary to Sharon Pratt Kelly. Yet in the four... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Rarin’ to Go-Go: Rare Essence keeps D.C.’s hometown beat alive, 40 years in.Highlands neighborhood who dreamed of becoming music stars. Their story encompa
Rarin’ to Go-Go: Rare Essence keeps D.C.’s hometown beat alive, 40 years in.
Washington City Paper / Posted 23 days ago
Highlands neighborhood who dreamed of becoming music stars. Their story encompasses the pride and optimism of Mayor Marion Barry’s early years in office, as well as the heartbreak of the late ’80s crack epidemic. The story of Rare Essence... Read more
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