David Grosso

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Federal Spending Bill To Block D.C. Marijuana Legislation

The idea of regulating and taxing sales of marijuana in D.C. has gone up in smoke thanks to bi-partisan provisions in the $1.1 trillion spending bill approved by Congress Tuesday.


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D.C. Bill Would Ban Suspension of Pre-K Students

A D.C. councilmember is sponsoring legislation to prohibit the city’s public schools from suspending or expelling pre-kindergarten students except in rare circumstances.


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Councilmember to Push Instant-Runoff Voting in D.C.

A D.C. councilmember wants to change the way the city elects its local leaders to boost voter participation and ensure that candidates don’t win with less than a majority.


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D.C. Councilmember’s Home Burglarized

Councilmember David Grosso says someone pried open a kitchen window in the back of his northeast Washington home and stole two computers and a camera.


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D.C. Councilmember: ‘Marijuana Does Not Do Harm, It’s Not A Gateway Drug’

A bill introduced Wednesday would decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana in the District. Councilmember David Grosso believes it’s about time.


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Grosso Sworn In as Newest DC Councilmember

David Grosso is set to be sworn in as the newest member of the D.C. Council. Grosso, an independent, defeated incumbent Michael A. Brown in November to win an at-large council seat.


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D.C. Council Candidates Spar Over Finances, Marijuana in Debate

D.C. Councilmember Michael A. Brown and challenger David Grosso sparred over Brown’s personal finances and Grosso’s misdemeanor marijuana conviction during their first televised debate.


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SNL Alum Ana Gasteyer Performing In DC To Raise Money For Council Candidate

Former “Saturday Night Live” star Ana Gasteyer is headlining a fundraiser for a D.C. Council candidate.