D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray

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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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D.C. Mayor ‘Outraged’ By City Program Forcing Homeowners To The Curb

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray is “shocked and outraged” by a Washington Post report that says a city program makes it possible for District homeowners to lose their properties over matters of just a few hundred dollars.

09/09/2013

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Gray: Sequestration Has Been a Drag on DC’s Growth

In the seven months following the start of sequestration, 7,000 government jobs in the District disappeared, according to Mayor Vincent Gray.

09/08/2013

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D.C. Mayor Meets With Obama for 1st Time Since 2010

District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray has met with President Barack Obama for the first time since before he took office.

08/27/2013

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Mayor Gray on School Buildings: ‘Our Children Deserve Better’

As children who attend the District’s public schools head back to class this week, Mayor Vincent Gray is happy that the city can offer some of them brand new, modernized learning spaces.

08/25/2013

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Gray: Summer Youth Employment Program Has Improved Drastically

D.C.’s Summer Youth Employment Program used to be “notorious” for its mismanagement, according to Mayor Vincent Gray. But now, he says, the program is successfully connecting more young people with jobs.

08/18/2013

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Gray on D.C. Statehood: ‘Justice Delayed is Justice Denied’

Mayor Vincent Gray says of D.C. statehood: ‘Justice delayed is justice denied.’

08/11/2013

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