D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray

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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.’


D.C. Mayor Vincent C. Gray. (Photo Credit: Alex Wong / Getty Images)

Mayor Gray: ‘It Is Time To Free D.C.’

While there were celebrations of America’s independence all over D.C. this weekend, there will be no such celebration for the District itself anytime soon.


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Legislation Would Give DCPS Chancellor Power to Authorize Charters

Legislation that D.C. Mayor Vincent C. Gray plans to introduce would give the DCPS Chancellor the power to authorize charter schools.


D.C. Mayor Vincent C. Gray. (Photo Credit: Alex Wong / Getty Images)

Would D.C. Be Ready in an Emergency?

Mayor Vincent Gray is invoking the attack in Boston to make his case for a shift change in the District’s fire and EMS department.





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