Loose Lips

Morning Links

Alleged shadow campaign backer Jeff Thompson reportedly close to a plea deal. [Post, NBC4, LL, WAMU]

Ex-NBA player Steve Francis headlines Muriel Bowser fundraiser. [LL]

Nurses union backs Vincent Orange; pro-marijuana group backs Tommy Wells. [Post]

Andy Shallal says he's not dropping out of the mayor's race. [LL]

Post ed board: Secret Service road closure was "beyond the pale." [Post]

New pot push raises questions about housing laws. [WAMU]

District leads in free school breakfasts. [Post]

State Board of Education member will resign after taking a city job. [Post]

Parking ticket program not working. [WTOP]

Metro train kills man at Waterfront. [Post]

Bowser campaign botches campaign banners. [LL]

Power line undergrounding will start this year. [Post]

Metrobus injures pedestrian. [Post]

Photo courtesy Charles Parsons

  • &4578

    Bowser why don't you drop out......she got only 20 votes last night
    At the Stein club straw poll. Congrats to Mayor Gray who received 115 votes.

  • #PaidForbyU

    Yes, One City made sure he paid for all his executive office staff and constiuent staff to join and buy the endorsement. Question is was the expense on the books or via shadow.

  • Saywhat

    Bowser drop out, sorry that won't happen, but I can tell you what is going to happened, Bowser will be the next Mayor of the District of Columbia.