Posts Tagged ‘pedro ribeiro’

No Tax Break for Donald Trump

Trump Organization operatives in the District, you're fired! Discount tie pitchman Donald Trump won't be getting his Old Post Office tax break after all, according to the Associated Press, despite his fervent wishes to the contrary.
Trump's Old Post Office project is on federal property, and thus exempt from D.C. property taxes. But he'll still have [...]

Internet Commenters Not Insightful Enough for D.C. Gov

Sorry, City Paper commenters: your shot at the big time has come and gone. Earlier this week, the D.C. government announced the first round of grades from, which scans reviews and social media to see how the city's departments are doing. Comments on Loose Lips—along with DCist, the Post's District of DeBonis, and a [...]

District Line Daily: Twilight Mayor

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About That $1.6 Million Occupy D.C. Cost Estimate

Local freedom of speech and privacy advocates at the Partnership for Civil Justice are upset about Mayor Vince Gray's testimony that local government has spent $1.6 million on Occupy D.C.
They write in a release, "The Tea Party-backed Congresspeople and the Mayor are promoting a false narrative" and claim that D.C. government has conspired to inflate costs—citing [...]