Posts Tagged ‘abortion’

Morning Links

Retailers warn Vince Gray about living wage bill. [Housing Complex, Times, WAMU]
Jeff Thompson's Chartered won't pay creditors just yet. [Post]
Can you actually get a job at the DC Water jobs trailer? [Post]
House puts D.C. abortion restrictions on spending bill. [WAMU]
D.C. doesn't look so bad in Google auto-complete. [WAMU]
Water for everyone in Prince George's County, just not [...]

Gray to DNC: Let Eleanor Speak!

Mayor Vince Gray and local Democratic Party leader Anita Bonds are concerned that Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton won't get to preach the gospel of "citizenship rights" for District residents at this year's Democratic convention in Charlotte.
Gray and Bonds sent a letter to Rep. Debbie Wasserman-Schultz, chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, asking that Norton be [...]

The Issa Man Cometh

If any would-be challengers to Rep. Darrell Issa, a California Republican, want to use the old chestnut that the incumbent congressman has “gone Washington,” they would have done well to listen to District officials sing Issa’s praises in recent days.
Just listen to Ward 8 Councilmember Marion Barry, who says he was “shocked” by Issa’s initial [...]

What The Robocall Gets Wrong About Graham

This past weekend, TBD reported that a nutty robocall went out slamming Councilmember Jim Graham. The call blasted the Ward One councilmember over having paid for Ted Loza's on-again, off-again girlfriend to have an abortion. TBD reported the call's content:
"Paying to take a life is evil, especially when you weren't even the parent," the call's [...]