Posts Tagged ‘Eric Holder’

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Mary Cheh proposes transportation agency overhaul. [WAMU, Post, Times]
District Department of Transportation director bails from lame-duck administration. [LL, WAMU, Post]
Tommy Wells considers an at-large D.C. Council bid. [LL]
Phil Mendelson holds legislation that would keep attorney general election in 2014. [Post, LL, WAMU]
City agencies will be reviewed following Relisha Rudd disappearance. [WAMU]
Muriel Bowser won't debate David Catania until he makes the ballot. [Post, NBC 4]
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LL to AG Eric Holder: My Bad

Dear Attorney General Eric Holder,
Never mind.
Yours,
LL

From The Archives: Eric Holder Way Back When

In this week's column, LL looks at whether Attorney General Eric Holder's connections to District politicians now in the crosshairs of federal prosecutors presents any problems. While researching the story, LL found a gem from the archives: a 1997 critique of Holder's time at U.S. Attorney for the District from former Washington City Paper staffer [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Thanks But No Thanks Edition

A deliberative roundup of one city's local politics. Send your tips, releases, stories, events, etc. to lips@washingtoncitypaper.com. And get LL Daily sent straight to your inbox every morning!
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT:

Unhappy Jack Evans
In Eric Holder We Trust
Where's Eleanor?

Good morning sweet readers! It's Thursday, and you all know what that [...]

In Holder We Trust

A week after Mayor Vince Gray won last year’s primary election, he had a meeting with U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder. After the meeting, Holder surprised reporters by telling them that he had voted for Gray. By contrast, Gray’s own attorney general, Irv Nathan, has declined on several occasions to say who he voted for [...]

Eric Holder Did Not Vote for John Kerry (Or Anyone)

LL's forthcoming column takes a look at whether there's anything slightly stinky about Attorney General Eric Holder and his relationship to District officials who are currently under federal investigation.
One factoid LL's editors thought interesting: The attorney general for the United States of America has a less than stellar voting record, at least if records from [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Budget of Doom Edition

A deliberative roundup of one city's local politics. Send your tips, releases, stories, events, etc. to lips@washingtoncitypaper.com. And get LL Daily sent straight to your inbox every morning!
Good morning sweet readers! How bout those Nats? Only one game back. News time:
Here Comes the Budget: Today at 11:30 a.m., Mayor Vince Gray will unveil his proposed budget. The [...]

Loose Lips Daily: “Shaken,” Not Stirred, Edition

As much local politics as humanly possible. Send your tips, releases, stories, events, etc. to lips@washingtoncitypaper.com. And get LL Daily sent straight to your inbox every morning!
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D.C. Republicans Prefer Democrats—And Sarah Palin
Waiting for Superman
Watch: Vince, Michelle, and The Uncomfortable News Conference

Good morning Washington. Suderman’s off today, so here [...]

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