Posts Tagged ‘jim moran’

Bar Connected to Moran Arrest to Donate Sales to Anti-Violence Group

Looks like a little bit of good news is coming out of the strange story of Patrick Moran, the son of Virginia Rep. Jim Moran. Moran pleaded guilty yesterday to attacking his girlfriend outside Columbia Heights bar The Getaway earlier this month, and while both Moran's girlfriend and his father say her injuries were accidental, [...]

Rep. Jim Moran’s Son’s Girlfriend Blames Broken High Heel for Injuries

Count at least one more person in for Rep. Jim Moran's claim that the incident that landed his son Patrick Moran in jail earlier this month was an accident: Patrick Moran's girlfriend. In an email statement released his girlfriend and forwarded by Moran's office this afternoon, she blamed her injuries from her head hitting a trashcan [...]

Rep. Jim Moran’s Son Guilty of Beating Up His Girlfriend in Columbia Heights

Patrick Moran, the son of Democratic Virginia Rep. Jim Moran, is having a bad year. First, undercover video operative James O'Keefe caught him on tape half-heartedly discussing how to commit voter fraud...while acting as the field director for his dad's campaign. Now Moran's taken a more criminal turn, pleading guilty earlier today to beating up [...]

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Are supporters of Uber more likely to vote for Michael Brown? Does working for the [...]

Congressional Solution To Styrofoam Cups: Burn Them!

National Journal notes Virginia Rep. Jim Moran (D) wants to dump the polystyrene cups (also known as "Styrofoam") that Republicans brought back when they took over the House in 2010. Moran has introduced a bill that would  Rep. Dan Lungren (R-Calif.) defends the use by noting that they've got a recycling program, of sorts. A regular [...]

The Needle: Sing, Sing, Sing Edition

Don't Worry, If There's a Hell Below, We're All Gonna Go: With frequent delays and crowded trains, Metro's Orange Line can bring out incivility in anyone. But a new ad in the Clarendon station is rude even accounting for its location. Written to complain about President Barack Obama's healthcare reform law, it includes the choice line, [...]

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Cheap Seats Daily: Caps Announcer Blows Off High School Reunion to Be With the Fans!

For the print edition of City Paper, I wrote yet another column about Charles Mann and Art Monk's debacle in Anacostia. The former Redskins spent a decade promising that community a job training center, and then sold the proposed site for more than 10 times what they paid the city to obtain it.
One fascinating (to [...]