D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray

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Gray Signs Bill Raising D.C. Minimum Wage to $11.50

The District of Columbia’s mayor has signed a bill that will raise the city’s minimum wage to $11.50 per hour in 2016.

01/15/2014

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray. (Credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

DC Mayor to Launch Campaign at Arts Center

District of Columbia mayor Vincent Gray will launch his re-election bid at an arts and recreation center in southeast Washington.

12/27/2013

Vincent Gray to Seek 2nd Term As D.C. Mayor

Democrat Vincent Gray will seek a second term as District of Columbia mayor.

12/02/2013

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Mayor Gray Urges Holiday Volunteering in D.C.

As the holiday season kicked off this Thanksgiving this past Thursday, D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray said that though the District is doing better financially, there is still much more work that needs to be done.

12/01/2013

Montgomery County lawmakers may soon decide to pass legislation banning styrofoam. (Photo by David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Mayor’s Proposal Would Phase Out Use of Styrofoam in D.C.

If a proposal from D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray succeeds, residents will get their take-out food in something other than Styrofoam by 2018.

11/07/2013

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray. (Credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Mayor Gray Touts Small Business Capital Improvement Grants

D.C.’s latest set of Small Business Capital Improvement grantees, announced last week, anticipate the creation of 200 new jobs, Mayor Vincent Gray said in his weekly radio address on All News 99.1.

11/03/2013

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Gray: ‘We No Longer Have the Luxury of Being a Company Town’

The partial government shutdown made it even more abundantly clear to D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray that the city’s finances are too intricately connected with the federal government, he said in his weekly radio address exclusive to All News 99.1.

10/20/2013

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DC Mayor: Local Trash Collectors to Serve US Parks

District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray has ordered the Department of Public Works to collect trash from national parks during the government shutdown.

10/04/2013

Jeff DeWitt (center), chief financial officer for the city of Phoenix, is set to take over as the District of Columbia's CFO. (Photo by Kevin Rincon/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Gray Nominates Jeff DeWitt of Phoenix for D.C. CFO Post

District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray says he’s nominating the chief financial officer for the city of Phoenix to the same post in Washington.

09/26/2013

Police cars sit parked at the entrance to the Washington Navy Yard on Sept. 17, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Mayor Gray: ‘We Need Sensible Gun Control … And We Need It Now’

After Monday’s shootings at the Washington Navy Yard in Southeast D.C., District Mayor Vincent Gray is calling for federal gun control.

09/22/2013

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