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Eight candidates have submitted petitions to run for an open D.C. Council seat in a special election this spring.
The District of Columbia's Department of Motor Vehicles says it was former councilmember Harry Thomas Jr. who requested that 10 traffic and parking tickets be voided early last year.
The federal government has taken possession of two vehicles once owned by former D.C. councilmember Harry Thomas Jr. and is preparing to sell them.
The former chairman of the D.C. Council pleaded guilty Friday to lying about his income on bank loan applications, the latest blow to a city government rocked by scandal.
Kenyan McDuffie is set to become the newest member of the D.C. Council.
McDuffie will serve out the remainder of Thomas Jr.'s term, which ends in 2014. He won't be sworn in and take office until the D.C. Board of Elections and Ethics certifies the results. The board is scheduled to certify the results on May 30.
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Polls open Tuesday to decide who will replace D.C. Councilmember Harry Thomas Jr. There are 12 candidates on the ballot and most are Democrats.