Posts Tagged ‘bruce depuyt’

Vince Gray and Peter Nickles: Still Not Friends

It's been nearly three years since Vince Gray beat Mayor Adrian Fenty in the Democratic primary for mayor. Will the passage of time inspire Gray and Fenty uber-loyalist/attorney general Peter Nickles to bury the hatchet? Not if NewsChannel 8's NewsTalk With Bruce DePuyt has anything to say about it.
Last week, Nickles appeared on the show to declare that Vernon Hawkins' guilty plea was more proof [...]

Fact Check: How Cooperative is Kwame Brown?

Council Chairman Kwame "Fully Loaded" Brown says any chatter that he hasn't been totally cooperative with the Office of Campaign Finance's investigation into the finances of his 2008 campaign is way off base.
Brown's campaign paid his brother Che Brown's sales coaching firm $170,000 through a third-party contractor, an OCF audit found. The U.S. Attorney's Office has [...]

Shocker: Michelle Rhee to Resign

Schools Chancellor Michelle Rhee is set to announce her resignation tomorrow to go work on the Fenty write-in campaign, according to multiple reports:
She is scheduled to announce her departure at a news conference with Mayor Adrian Fenty (D) and presumptive mayor-elect Vincent C. Gray (D), said officials close to both Gray and Rhee, [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Robocalls and Yard Sign Theft Edition

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New Gray Ad: He cares, he really cares

Good morning, sweet readers! Goodbye, summer, you sure were hot. News time:
Hey, Don't Steal My Robocall: [...]

Cheh Endorses Gray

Ward 3 Councilmember Mary Cheh announced today on TBD's Newstalk with Bruce DePuyt that she is supporting D.C. Council Chairman Vincent Gray in his bid for mayor.
Cheh represents the white, affluent ward in which Mayor Adrian Fenty will need to win approximately 134 percent of the vote in order to offset the gains Gray will [...]

Loose Lips Daily: I’ll Change Edition

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The Undecided

Good morning, sweet readers! Somehow, The Bucket List wound up on LL's Netflix queue. And somehow, LL [...]

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