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People brave light rain as they arrive near at the Lincoln Memorial on August 28, 2013 to commemorate the 50th anniversary on the March on Washington. (Photo credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

DC Mayor Makes Case for Statehood to ‘Let Freedom Ring’ Attendees

As thousands of people gathered near the Lincoln Memorial to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington this morning, D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray used the opportunity to speak on behalf of D.C. statehood.


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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.


File photo of D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray. (Photo credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Gray: Answering Investigation Questions ‘Raises More Questions’

Mayor Vincent Gray broke his usual silence on questions regarding possible involvement in an alleged shadow campaign Friday, offering that talking about it “just raises more questions.”


Residents of southeast D.C. gather for vigil to remember those murdered in the past week, Monday, July 22. (George Mesthos/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Vigil Held in Southeast for Murder Victims

District residents gathered on Ridge Road SE to memorialize four people recently killed by gun violence in the area.


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Mayor Vincent Gray Talks D.C. Economy

One of the major reasons the District is prospering, is due to its growing number of citizens, says Gray in his weekly radio address exclusive to All-News 99.1 WNEW.


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Gray Touts Early Education Reform

In his exclusive weekly radio address with All-News 99.1 WNEW, Mayor Vincent Gray expressed his intent to improve early education and childhood development.


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Gray Introduces Immigrant Driver’s License Bill

District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray has introduced a bill that would allow people living in the country illegally to get driver’s licenses in the nation’s capital.


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D.C. Officials: No Known Threat, Parade Will Go On

DC’s mayor and police chief moved to reassure residents Monday that there are no known threats against the city in the wake of the fatal explosions at the Boston Marathon.


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Food Truck Association: DC Trucks in Jeopardy

The District’s food truck owners are worried. If Mayor Vincent Gray’s newest proposed regulations are enacted, trucks would become illegal in most of downtown D.C., representatives of the organization said Thursday.


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D.C. Mayor Ousts Head of Small Business Development

Washington Mayor Vincent Gray has replaced the head of the district’s Department of Small and Local Business Development.