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Metropolitan Police Chief Cathy Lanier. (Photo credit: T.J. Kirkpatrick/Getty Images)

D.C. Police Union Members Vote No Confidence in Chief

The vast majority of Washington police union members who responded to a recent poll say they do not have confidence in Metropolitan Police Chief Cathy Lanier.


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D.C. Mayor Challenges City to Join to Walk a Billion Steps

The District of Columbia’s mayor is challenging residents to join together to walk one billion steps.


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D.C. Mayor Offers Pot Activist License Plate Number 420

A District of Columbia marijuana activist is going to be driving a car with the license plate 420, a reference to the drug, thanks to the city’s mayor.


D.C.'s new fire chief Gregory Dean, second from the right, was introduced by Mayor Bowser on Monday. (Photo Credit: John Domen/All News 99.1)

District of Columbia Mayor Announces Fire Chief

District Mayor Muriel Bowser is set to announce a fire chief for the nation’s capital.


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D.C., Va. Declare Snow Emergencies

District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser says a snow emergency will be going into effect within hours, meaning vehicles parked on snow emergency routes can be ticketed and towed.


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Bowser Cancels Plan for Art Museum in Historic D.C. Building

Mayor Muriel Bowser has canceled plans to turn a historic downtown building into an art museum just 13 months after the city selected a developer and team for the project.


Muriel Bowser Launches Summer Program

Marion Barry Summer Youth Employment Program Launched

D.C. teens and young adults looking for summer work can now sign up for D.C.’s Mayor Marion S. Barry Summer Youth Employment Program.


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D.C. Mayor to Announce New Program for Minority Boys

District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser is set to announce a new program to help black and Latino students succeed in the city’s public schools.



D.C. Mayor Bowser to Appear on ‘Meet the Press’

One of Muriel Bowser’s first appearances as mayor of Washington will be an interview on “Meet the Press.”


D.C. mayor Muriel Bowser. (Photo from Muriel Bowser)

Muriel Bowser Sworn In as D.C. Mayor, Promises ‘Fresh Start’

Muriel Bowser was sworn in Friday as the seventh elected mayor of the District of Columbia, promising to bring new energy to city government and combat growing inequality in the prosperous nation’s capital.