Posts Tagged ‘Ted Loza’

Did The FBI’s Money Fund Jim Graham’s Thanksgiving Giveaway?

LL's column this week looks at why the FBI thought it could bribe Ward 1 Councilmember Jim Graham. One of the source documents for the piece is the transcript, available in public court records, of a remarkable conversation between Graham's former chief of staff, Ted Loza, and one of the conspirators [...]

An Honorable Graham

Last week, while several of his colleagues were fending off allegations of being crooks, thieves, and liars, Ward 1 Councilmember Jim Graham went on a peculiar kind of victory tour.
Prompted by newly released videos showing his former chief of staff Ted Loza taking $2,600 in cash to give to Graham, the councilmember went public with [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Loza On Video Edition

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More Questions For CYITC

Peter Nickles: "They're Lucky I'm Not There"

Good morning sweet readers! It's a big day in LL's old rainy stomping grounds as the state [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Graham in The Hot Seat Edition

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Do You Know These People?
It's Official: HTJ Out as Chairman of Economic Development Committee
So Long, Sulaimon
Did Jim Graham Break City Rules By Not Reporting Ted Loza?

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Did Jim Graham Break City Rules By Not Reporting Ted Loza?

There's big news buried in today's Post coverage of the sentencing of Ward 1 Councilmember Jim Graham's former chief of staff Ted Loza, who has pleaded guilty to corruption charges.
The real news: Graham rejected $2,600 Loza tried to give him on behalf of Abdul Kamus, who was a kind of lobbyist for a group of Ethiopian [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Find Out Who Your Friends Are Edition

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Source: HTJ to Lose Economic Development Committee

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Find Out Who Your Friends Are: Ward 5 Councilmember Harry Thomas Jr., fresh off of [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Budget Deal and Ward Boundaries Edition

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Proposed Redistricting Map

Good morning Washington. There’s a ton of news this fine, humid morning, complete with redistricting maps and budget news! But before we [...]

Taxicab Confessions

Picture this, District resident: In the not too distant future, you go to hail a cab. Almost immediately a black sedan, which is less than six years old or has fewer than 300,000 miles on it, pulls up. The driver, a conscientious, properly licensed small businessperson, happily takes you wherever you want (even to Southeast).
During [...]

Feds Say They Played Nice With Ted Loza

When Ted Loza flew into the Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta, he ended up sitting in one of the small, windowless screening rooms sometimes utilized by Customs and Border Protection agents. Loza, the former right-hand man to Ward 1 Councilmember Jim Graham, must have been nervous. Flying back from his native country [...]

Loose Lips Daily: You’re Fired Edition

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Ted Loza Sings Like a Bird
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