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2014/07/21 18:19
2014/07/21 18:19
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Is mayoral candidate David Catania reluctant to upset his supporters in the construction business? (Mary F. Calvert for The Washington Post) With mayoral foe and fellow D.C. Council member David A....
2014/07/21 18:19
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2014/07/18 15:42
2014/07/18 15:42
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What you said about what we said last week If a Williamsburg, Va.-based developer gets its way, the residents of the Museum Square Section 8 apartment complex will be out on the street soon unless...
2014/07/15 13:51
2014/07/15 13:51
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D.C. Council Pitches New White House Address: ’1600 D.C. Statehood Now Way’ (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo) The two blocks of Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest that pass by the White House would be...
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2014/07/15 03:19
2014/07/15 03:19
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Democratic D.C. mayoral candidate Muriel E. Bowser talks with voters as Fort Stevens celebrates the 150th anniversary of the Civil War battle fought there on July 12. (Bill O'Leary/The Washington...
2014/07/15 03:19
2014/07/15 03:19
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D.C. Council member Tommy Wells (D-Ward 6) cast the lone “no” in Monday’s vote to override Mayor Vincent C. Gray’s veto of the 2015 budget. (Melina Mara/The Washington Post) The D.C. Council easily...
2014/07/14 15:37
2014/07/14 15:37
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David Cataniaacted quickly to introduce a legislative fix to an issue threatening hundreds of D.C. residents on Section 8 housing subsidies last week. But he didn't act quickly enough. My column in...
2014/07/11 22:36
2014/07/11 22:36
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According to D.C. Council chairman Phil Mendelson, his suspicions that Vince Gray would veto the Council's budget started earlier this week. Looking to talk about the budget with the outgoing mayor,...
2014/07/11 20:24
2014/07/11 20:24
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D.C. Mayor Vincent C. Gray on Friday vetoed the spending plan adopted by the council, disagreeing with elements of the budget that taxed fitness centers, didn’t do enough to reduce taxes on seniors...
2014/07/11 19:51
2014/07/11 19:51
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Gray Vetoes D.C. Budget, Cites Yoga Tax, Streetcar Funding (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo) Gray cited the 5.75 percent tax on health club services as one of his main beefs with the measure that...
2014/07/11 15:40
2014/07/11 15:40
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In my column in yesterday's paper, I reported that residents of the Museum Square Apartments had recently received an ultimatum. If they didn't come up with $250 million to purchase the building, the...
2014/07/10 21:34
2014/07/10 21:34
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A group of angry cyclists turned out at The Washington Post building Thursday afternoon. They are upset with a columnist at the newspaper who they say way went too far in making a point about...
2014/07/10 20:36
2014/07/10 20:36
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It may have been the most law-abiding bike ride D.C. has ever seen. Cyclists walked their bikes on sidewalks, stopped completely for red lights, and even offered a wave of appreciation to city...
2014/07/09 21:36
2014/07/09 21:36
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There are still more than 240 homeless families being sheltered by the city at D.C. motels. In March, Mayor Vince Grayannounced a bold initiative to address the city's mounting homelessness crisis:...
2014/07/03 00:46
2014/07/03 00:46
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Let's survey the landscape this July 4th Week. As of Friday, we are four months from Election Day, November 4th. The city's economy is clicking on nearly all cylinders. The 2015 budget passed by the...
2014/07/02 17:36
2014/07/02 17:36
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The Republican field for November's D.C. Council races has doubled in size today—from one candidate, to two! D.C. GOP executive Robert Turner told the D.C. Board of Elections this morning that former...
2014/06/26 19:52
2014/06/26 19:52
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The District of Columbia Council on Tuesday approved a "yoga tax" on gymnasiums and yoga classes that has angered fitness buffs in the U.S. capital. The Democratic-controlled...
2014/06/26 16:46
2014/06/26 16:46
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The D.C. Council laid out the terms over which the D.C. United soccer stadium battle will be fought this morning in a packed hearing that kicks off the public debate over the complex proposal to build...
2014/06/26 09:46
2014/06/26 09:46
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The D.C. Council will hold a hearing on a proposal to help DC United build a new soccer stadium at the same time the U.S. men's national team plays a pivotal World Cup game against...
2014/06/25 16:46
2014/06/25 16:46
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The CEO of a nonprofit that uses art to bring small businesses to Anacostia says he isn't going to let the controversial "yoga tax" stop fitness centers from opening in the area. Gautier and Arch...
2014/06/24 17:20
2014/06/24 17:20
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An attempt to derail a tax on gyms, yoga studios and fitness centers was defeated 9-4 by the D.C. Council on Tuesday. D.C. Council member David A. Catania sought to amend legislation that outlines...
2014/07/21 18:19
2014/07/21 18:19
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