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D.C.’s new councilman: Michael Brown

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Early returns from Tuesday’s election showed perennial District political contender Michael Brown likely fighting his way onto the D.C. Council as an at-large member, defeating the furious write-in candidacy of incumbent Republican Carol Schwartz. Brown, 43, son of the late Commerce Secretary Ron Brown, dropped his longtime affiliation with the Democratic Party to run as an independent —...