Posts Tagged ‘Lisa Mallory’

Morning Links

Jim Graham, who still hasn't announced his Ward 1 re-election plans, heads to News Channel 8 at 10 a.m. for an announcement. [Twitter]
Who are Vince Gray's voters? [Post]
Gray: lack of voting rights for District has parallels to apartheid. [WAMU, Post]
Colby King: Gray wants to "win at all costs." [Post]
Police chief Cathy Lanier discusses officers connected to child porn and [...]

Federal Inspector General Faults D.C. Employment Office

An audit by the Department of Labor's Office of Inspector General released yesterday found that D.C.'s Department of Employment Services had numerous accounting and record-keeping errors when administering federal job training grants from October 2008 to the end of 2011. The DOL's OIG is recommending the feds try and recoup $8.8 million in "questioned costs" [...]

Take This Job and Love It

Ron Hantz says he was pretty happy when the District helped him get a new job after being unemployed for a year and a half. Then he started spending most workdays going door to door giving away light bulbs.
A Navy veteran who worked as a mortgage officer for seven years before losing his job, Hantz [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Careful What You Wish For Edition

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Did Fire Chief Tell Fire Fighters Not To Misbehave at Mayor's Speech?
Alexander Stays on the Ballot

Good morning sweet readers! The deer [...]

Last Post On The W Hotel

At yesterday's marathon hearing on Mayor Vince Gray's administration's hiring practices, recently fired Department of Employment Services Acting Director Rochelle Webb repeated what'd she'd already told LL: the bad political optics involving her staying at the W Hotel and having a DOES employee driver her to and from work weren't her fault.
Instead, she said, she [...]

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