Posts Tagged ‘Leonard Manning’

Old Domination

At a forum when he was mayor-elect in 2010, Vince Gray gave a student advice on how to handle bullies: “Step to ’em,” Gray said.
But when faced with some serious bullying at the hands of Virginia Republicans recently, Gray and the D.C. Council have been forced to take a different approach—more like “grin and bear [...]

Gray Facing Another Showdown With Labor Over Board Pick

A few months ago, Mayor Vince Gray nominated his good pal Rod Woodson for the city's water board. Labor groups, unhappy with the Holland & Knight lobbyist's opposition to the city's First Source law, torpedoed that nomination in short order.
Now labor is gearing up to challenge the mayor's selection of another close friend for another board. Gray [...]

Jeff Thompson Part of Small Group That Gave to Gray’s Cousin

Jeff Thompson, the D.C. Medicaid contractor who allegedly funded a $650,000 illegal shadow campaign and gave more than $40,000 in straw donations to help get Vince Gray elected mayor in 2010, was part of a small group of Gray associates who donated to a Maryland campaign by the mayor's cousin.
In late 2007, Maryland Del. Jim [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Brother-In-Law Bashing

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14th and Blue
Sex in the Reeves Center (And in Car Under the Reeves Center)

Good afternoon sweet readers! It's Thursday, and you all [...]