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D.C. Council panel spurns Jim Graham on welfare

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Ward 1 Councilman Jim Graham suffered a humiliating legislative defeat Thursday as lawmakers beat back his effort to use an uncommon parliamentary maneuver to revive his vision for the future of the District's welfare program. Last month, the council committee that Graham chairs approved -- by a single vote -- a plan that would allow some "full-family sanctions" to take effect, a move that...

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