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Rhee replacement committed to aggressive reforms

The replacement for departing D.C. Schools Chancellor Michelle Rhee will continue to push an aggressive reform agenda and says she is open to extending the school day and year for city students and teachers.

Tags: Michelle Rhee , Kaya Henderson , Vincent Gray , D.C. Public Schools , Mark Segraves , Gary Emerling

Thursday - 10/14/2010, 02:46pm EDT

Fenty issues order freezing government hiring

Mayor Adrian Fenty has issued a mayoral order freezing government hiring, travel and pay raises as part of an effort to offset a projected $175 million budget gap.

Tags: Adrian Fenty , budget gaps , Vincent Gray , hiring freeze

Monday - 10/04/2010, 07:06pm EDT

Rats, mice exempt from Wildlife Protection Act

The D.C. Council will vote on new legislation aimed at "preserving the family units." But the law isn't about traditional family values. It's about protecting the families of rats.

Tags: Mary Cheh , Wildlife Protection Act , Vincent Gray , Mark Segraves

Monday - 10/04/2010, 04:05pm EDT

Kids would be examined for concussions under D.C. proposal

A D.C. Council member says he will introduce a bill that would require kids to be examined by a professional if they are suspected of getting a concussion while playing a sport.

Tags: concussions , Phil Mendelson , Redskins

Monday - 09/20/2010, 08:38am EDT

DC Councilman Graham slams robocall

A campaign spokesman for DC Councilmember Jim Graham is calling a new robocall "a vile, illegal political hit job." His opponents are denying any involvement.

Tags: Jim Graham , Ted Loza , abortion , Bryan Weaver , Jeff Smith

Sunday - 09/05/2010, 02:52pm EDT

Councilmember wants to avoid confusion at polls

A local politician is making a strange request to avoid confusion at the polls.

Tags: D.C. elections , Michael A. Brown , Michael D. Brown , Phil Mendelson , Neal Augenstein

Tuesday - 08/31/2010, 06:18pm EDT

Gray calls for removal of Nickles as D.C. AG

D.C. Council Chair and mayoral candidate Vincent Gray is calling for the removal of Peter Nickles as D.C. attorney general.

Tags: Vincent Gray , Peter Nickles , Adrian Fenty , Mark Segraves

Thursday - 07/08/2010, 02:25pm EDT

Man charged in murder of D.C. Council intern

D.C. Police have arrested a man in connection with the murder of a D.C. Council intern.

Tags: D.C. police , Alonte Sutton , Ballou Senior High School , Newcomb Street , Southeast D.C. , Cathy Lanier , Michael Brown

Tuesday - 05/11/2010, 07:35pm EDT

Brown officially running for D.C. Council chair

Brown filed the necessary paperwork with the D.C. Office of Campaign Finance late Wednesday. Brown first informed WTOP of his intentions in late March.

Tags: Kwame Brown , Jack Evans , Vincent Orange , Mark Segraves

Wednesday - 04/14/2010, 11:56pm EDT

D.C. Council unanimously votes to censure Barry

The D.C. Council has unanimously voted to censure Councilmember Marion Barry and send his case to the U.S. Attorney's Office for possible criminal prosecution.

Tags: Marion Barry , Vincent C. Gray

Monday - 03/01/2010, 12:40pm EST
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