Posts Tagged ‘Allen Lew’

Pols and Their Private Emails

This morning Mayor Vince Gray told the press he doesn't use his personal email address to discuss city business. Gray was responding to the news that CFO Nat Gandhi uses a non-DC.gov email addresses as a way to avoid having his messages disclosed via the Freedom of Information Act. Gray says he doesn't want his [...]

Lew’s Crew

When all of D.C. politics was focused earlier this year on profligate spending on fancy SUVs for District lawmakers, few seemed to care that City Administrator Allen Lew was cruising around in a shiny new 2011 Chevy Tahoe. And when a city report found a few months later that Lew had given his chief of [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Grass Keeps Growing Edition

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Harry Thomas Gets His Groove Back
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Kwame Brown Signals Tax Fight Ain't Over

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Loose Lips Daily: Take A Bow Edition

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Good afternoon sweet readers! With the economy about to collapse at any moment, LL thought it best to come up with a plan B in case his lucrative journalism job [...]

Why Was Leon Swain Fired?

The unbribeable Leon Swain, chairman of the D.C. Taxicab Commission, was fired Tuesday by the Gray administration without a mention as to why.
In a news release, Gray officials said that "City Administrator Allen Y. Lew informed Mr. Swain at close of business April 26 that he would not be reappointed and thanked him [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Issa’s Coming Edition

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Read: Tommy Wells' Opening Statement on SUVgate Hearings

House Oversight Committee Does Gray a Big Favor

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Even More Bad News Regarding Navigators

City procurement law generally prohibits the District from making advance payments on contracts, but the Department of Public Works did exactly that on the lease for Council Chairman Kwame "Fully Loaded" Brown's luxury SUVs.
"There was an error made and we should not have paid the entire amount up front," says DPW spokeswoman Nancee Lyons in [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Full Ginsberg Edition

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Vince Gray Loves the IG Who Will Investigate Him

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Loose Lips Daily: The Bell Tolls For Sessoms Edition

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Gray Orders Investigation Into SUVgate

Sekou Biddle: Your Signatures Are False

Kwame Brown Settles Credit Card Debt

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Loose Lips Daily: Valentine’s Day Edition

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Happy Valentine's Day: I Wouldn't Put You Out In Denver

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