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Close confidante Steve Glaude is just the latest to leave the lame-duck administration.
Vince Gray campaign manager Chuck Thies blames his boss's nearly 12-point loss to Muriel Bowser in the Democratic mayoral primary yesterday on one man.
"One thing changed this election: Ron Machen," Thies said.
Speaking after Gray's concession speech to a knot of reporters, campaign workers, and Gray administration staffers in the Hyatt Regency Ballroom, Thies explained. He said the U.S. Attorney's Office's March 10 plea [...]
Staffers for Vince Gray have been working for their boss's campaign in their off-hours for a while, but now the mayor will have a high-ranking city official working for him full-time. Steve Glaude, the District's director of Community of Affairs, tells LL that he's taken a leave of absence from his city job to help Gray get re-elected.
Glaude, who [...]
Robert Vinson Brannum, sworn enemy of The Washington Post editorial board and the District's omnipresent activist, has landed a new gig in the Gray administration.
Brannum has a temporary assignment with the Office of Veterans Affairs, where he'll help organize a commemoration of the tenth anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks, according to Gray staffer Steve [...]