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Bill proposed to bury D.C.'s power lines

Councilmember Jack Evans, Ward 2, took up the cause by introducing a bill that considers burying all power lines within the District.

Tuesday - 07/10/2012, 03:49pm EDT

Tags: Jack Evans, District of Columbia

Better and more expensive taxi rides coming to D.C.

Taking a taxi in the Nation's capital is about to get more expensive, but it will also be safer and more convenient.

Thursday - 07/05/2012, 05:51pm EDT

Tags: cab, taxi, smart meters,

Rally planned to defend D.C. hiring law

District of Columbia leaders and advocates will be rallying in defense of a requirement that local residents be hired to work on city-funded construction projects.

Thursday - 06/14/2012, 03:22am EDT

Tags: construction, d.c. hiring laws,

Mayor Gray's children often use city's sky suite for free

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray's adult children have been given thousands of dollars' worth of highly sought after sky suite tickets to numerous sold out concerts and events at Verizon Center since Gray took office last year.

Friday - 05/11/2012, 04:09am EDT

Tags: d.c. police, Natwar Gandhi, Sharon Pratt, mark segraves

Homelessness skyrockets in D.C.

The number of families living in the city's shelters has increased by about 50 percent since this time last year.

Saturday - 04/28/2012, 11:32am EDT

Tags: homeless, increase, ask the mayor

Gray: Broad campaign finance reform may be needed

District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray says it's time to consider comprehensive changes to the way political campaigns are funded in the District.

Wednesday - 03/21/2012, 01:40pm EDT

Tags: the District, D.C., campaign finance

Gray touts economic goals in State of District

District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray says the district is in better financial shape than any state, but fiscal discipline will be critically important to maintain that status.

Tuesday - 02/07/2012, 09:02pm EST

Tags: State of the District

D.C. ended fiscal 2011 with budget surplus

District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray says the district ended fiscal 2011 with a $240 million surplus and that the money has been used to replenish the district's reserve fund.

Tuesday - 01/31/2012, 07:04am EST


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