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The Washington Times
D.C. Council eyes bill requiring 3-week notice on shift changeleave for employees. Another version of the legislation with 12 weeks paid leav
D.C. Council eyes bill requiring 3-week notice on shift change
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
leave for employees. Another version of the legislation with 12 weeks paid leave has been circulated council Chairman Phil Mendelson. When the scheduling bill was introduced this year, the lobbying group National Retail Federation said the... Read more
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Roll Call
D.C. Marijuana Initiative Transmitted to Congressreview period,” Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, D-D.C. said in a statement to CQ Ro
D.C. Marijuana Initiative Transmitted to Congress
Roll Call / Posted 12 days ago
review period,” Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, D-D.C. said in a statement to CQ Roll Call Tuesday. D.C. Council Chairman Phil Mendelson also said the initiative will become law if it passes the congressional review period. “I happen to believe... Read more
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Roll Call
D.C. Democratic Primary a Political Whisperto make D.C. a state would be a way to get around these legal issues but politi
D.C. Democratic Primary a Political Whisper
Roll Call / Posted 12 days ago
to make D.C. a state would be a way to get around these legal issues but politically, but that would be an uphill climb. Phil Mendelson, chairman of the council of the District of Columbia, said that D.C. statehood has been in the Democratic... Read more
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The Washington Times
D.C. $15 minimum wage deal spurs applause, angerwill undergo the normal 30-day congressional review period, said Lindsey Walton
D.C. $15 minimum wage deal spurs applause, anger
The Washington Times / Posted 18 days ago
will undergo the normal 30-day congressional review period, said Lindsey Walton, chief spokeswoman for council Chairman Phil Mendelson, at-large Democrat. Ms. Walton said she didn’t have any indication as to whether Congress would strike down... Read more
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NBC Washington
DC Council OKs Plan for Homeless Shelters Throughout Cityon land that was owned by the city; that could save taxpayers more than $100 mi
DC Council OKs Plan for Homeless Shelters Throughout City
NBC Washington / Posted 25 days ago
on land that was owned by the city; that could save taxpayers more than $100 million, according to D.C. Council Chairman Phil Mendelson. But the mayor has contended it will delay closure of D.C. General. The change led to a heated battle that... Read more
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The Washington Times
Financial returns on Nationals Park bring vindication to Jack Evanshas been rewarding for Evans, who battled for its financing against opposition
Financial returns on Nationals Park bring vindication to Jack Evans
The Washington Times / Posted 25 days ago
has been rewarding for Evans, who battled for its financing against opposition from a number of council members — such as Phil Mendelson, at-large Democrat, who remains on the council 12 years later. When I asked Evans if he felt vindication with... Read more
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The Washington Times
D.C. Council approves plan to close homeless shelter at D.C. General Hospital, build 7 smaller onesthe District. In a unanimous vote Tuesday, the lawmakers passed a proposal off
D.C. Council approves plan to close homeless shelter at D.C. General Hospital, build 7 smaller ones
The Washington Times / Posted 26 days ago
the District. In a unanimous vote Tuesday, the lawmakers passed a proposal offered earlier this month by council Chairman Phil Mendelson, who had overhauled a previous plan put forward by Mayor Muriel Bowser in February. Under the Mendelson plan,... Read more
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The Washington Times
D.C. Ward 6 homeless shelter plan divides city officials, activists, fedsproperties under 20- and 30-year leases. Two of her plan’s proposed sites were
D.C. Ward 6 homeless shelter plan divides city officials, activists, feds
The Washington Times / Posted 26 days ago
properties under 20- and 30-year leases. Two of her plan’s proposed sites were city-owned properties. Council Chairman Phil Mendelson ripped up the Bowser provision for leases in crafting an alternative plan that requires all of the proposed... Read more
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NBC Washington
Missing Plaque Honoring DC Veterans Found After Decadeshave been forgotten." "That was the literal last missing piece of the puzzle,"
Missing Plaque Honoring DC Veterans Found After Decades
NBC Washington / Posted 29 days ago
have been forgotten." "That was the literal last missing piece of the puzzle," he continued. Today, Council Chairman Phil Mendelson announced plans to have the plaque restored, and on Veterans Day 2016, the plaque and the names it preserves... Read more

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