Posts Tagged ‘Robert Trout’

Certified Disaster

Pick a scandal that involves District taxpayers getting screwed, and there’s a healthy chance you’ll find some form of abuse of the Certified Business Enterprise program.
The District, like many jurisdictions, has a well-intentioned and very politically popular law that gives certified small, local, and disadvantaged businesses (known as CBEs) preferential treatment when bidding on city [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Sinclair Skinner, the WaPo’s Credibility Killa? 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!
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Lloyd Jordan Reacts to 1999 Story About Lloyd Jordan

Gray Aide and Nominee Has Car Controversy of His Own

Good morning sweet readers! LL had no idea people [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Fenty Wins Edition

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Sinclair Skinner Feels Vindicated By Report That Slams Him
Fenty Frat Scandal Not So Scandalous

Good morning sweet readers! LL would like to wish his grandmother, a steel [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Sounding Like Republicans Edition

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Together We Stand With Vincent Orange, Divide, We Fall

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Loose Lips Daily: Bailout? Edition

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Peaceoholics Bailout?
Gray Accuses Skinner and Karim of Stonewalling

Still Undecided

Good afternoon, sweet readers! All LL has every really wanted in life is a place to swim in a [...]

Do You Expect Me To Talk?

The D.C. Council is moving to try to force one of the subjects of its parks contracts probe to be more forthcoming with special investigator Robert Trout.
In pursuit of details on the murky contracts that have enriched Mayor Adrian Fenty's fraternity pals, Trout wants Banneker Ventures' Omar Karim to start talking about his law firm, Liberty [...]

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