Posts Tagged ‘d.c. rent’

District Line Daily: Michael Brown, Still Fighting

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Former D.C. Councilmember Michael Brown, who is currently in jail, is still fighting the D.C. ethics board's charges against him—charges [...]

The Needle: Dairy King

Yoga, Yogurt, Same Difference: Marion Barry really knows how to make headlines. When Barry was asked by a reporter Friday about the "yoga tax," he came out strongly and decisively against the "yogurt tax," a nonexistent measure that would apparently tax yogurt. The mayor-for-life said the tax is "crazy" because yogurt, like cottage cheese, is healthy. A [...]

The Needle: Wells for Warmth

Scarf Face: Donate at least $50 to Tommy Wells' mayoral campaign and you can get a snazzy campaign scarf. And for free, you can watch this video featuring photos of people wearing these Wells-emblazoned scarves. +1
Rent Out of Control: What can $1,200 a month get you these days? A 400-square-foot studio in Van Ness. -2