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D.C. cop, firefighter unions skeptical of Vincent Gray's pay raise pledge

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D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray threw his support this week behind pay hikes for the city's approximately 30,000 workers. But to the unions representing police officers and firefighters, who have been without contracts since 2007, Gray's vow was little more than a political promise, a made-for-TV moment that won't translate to bigger paydays. "The mayor's rhetoric is overshadowed by the actions of his...

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