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A bill forcing Wal-Mart to pay employees more didn't make it past the mayor's desk, but D.C. lawmakers are now eyeing a higher minimum wage for all workers.
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After hundreds lost their homes in the District over small unpaid debts -- one lawmaker is calling for drastic changes.
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The District of Columbia. Population: 630,000. Available ambulances: three.
With the D.C. primary less than a year away, a second candidate made it official on Saturday, as Ward 6 Council member Tommy Wells told a crowd of supporters in the rain, "I am officially running to be mayor of our great city, Washington, D.C."
D.C. Councilmember Tommy Wells, D-Ward 6, will formally launch his mayoral campaign on Saturday with a rally in Northeast.
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District of Columbia public safety officials are holding a news conference to discuss concerns over ambulance response times.
D.C. Councilmember Tommy Wells says the Council has approved a funding request to hire 50 new police officers.
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