Posts Tagged ‘jeff bezos’

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Muriel Bowser beats Vince Gray in a low-turnout mayoral primary. [LL, Post, LL, LL, DCist, WAMU, Washingtonian, CNN, Al Jazeera, Times, WAMU, Post]
Gray campaign manager Chuck Thies blames U.S. Attorney Ron Machen. [LL]
Bowser plans noon press conference at the National Press Club. [Twitter]
Ward 1 councilmember Jim Graham ousted by Brianne Nadeau. [LL, Blade]
At-large councilmember Anita Bonds holds on to her seat, Tommy Wells protege Charles Allen replaces him in Ward 6. [Post]
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Vince Gray gets the living wage bill for a signature or veto. [Post]
Post ed board tells Attorney General Irv Nathan to leave gas king Joe Mamo alone. [Post]
DCPS parents want recess to be longer. [Post]
D.C. police on alert ahead of potential attack on Syria. [Times]
D.C. police boat sinks two other boats. [AP, WAMU]
District investigates Medstar's insurance plan. [WBJ]
Jeff Bezos talks about [...]

Eleanor Holmes Norton, Media Critic

There have been a lot of anguished open letters to new Washington Post owner Jeff Bezos, but Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton has a much simpler message for the Amazon CEO: Don't mess it up, nerd.
In a statement on the sale, Norton runs down a list of things she's sure Bezos already knows about running the Post. She's so certain [...]