Posts Tagged ‘D.C. Jail’

Muriel Bowser Goes to Jail

Bowser announces new release plans for inmates.

Brandon Todd’s First Flip-Flop

Brandon Todd disagrees with Brandon Todd.

Council Blocks Controversial Jail Contract

Corizon lobbying can't push through contract

Bowser, Councilmembers Set to Clash Over Controversial Jail Contract

Bowser gives jail contract another shot

Morning Links

Tommy Wells wants to keep old attorney general structure. [Post]
Walmart could pull out of three D.C. stores, including Skyland, over living wage bill. [Post]
Post ed board cheers D.C. Council for rejecting David Catania's weighed funding for schools. [Post]
D.C. Jail inmate hangs himself in cell. [Times]
Amazingly, 78 percent of people polled approve of Metro's reliability. [Post]
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Corrections Director Steps Down, Replaced By IT Guy

While much attention has been paid to Michelle Rhee and her not-yet-panel-approved replacement, Mayor Vincent Gray quietly showed the door to another District government reformer last week. Without fanfare let alone a press conference, the new mayor released Department of Corrections Director Devon Brown last Tuesday. Talk about deliberative!
Brown had served as director for close [...]