03/12/14 01:45 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — A former Republican filed paperwork Wednesday to run for District of Columbia mayor as an independent, setting the stage for a competitive race in the midst of a scandal involving current Mayor Vincent Gray's 2010 campaign. Council member David Catania could pose a challenge...
03/12/14 12:33 PM
Facing the media in a press conference setting for the first time since allegations surfaced Monday that Mayor Vincent Gray knew of a 'shadow campaign', Gray once again denied he had any knowledge or involvement in the illegal activity.
03/11/14 08:45 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray pressed ahead Tuesday with his re-election bid but acknowledged he took a political hit from allegations that he led a "shadow campaign" with a convicted donor nicknamed "Uncle Earl." With the Democratic primary just three weeks away,...
03/10/14 10:33 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray is denying accusations by federal prosecutors that he was aware of an off-the-books "shadow campaign" during his 2010 bid for mayor. Gray tells WRC-TV (http://bit.ly/1nCCaVQ ) he was not involved or aware of any illicit campaign...
By Ben Nuckols | 03/10/14 02:43 PM
Influential District of Columbia businessman Jeffrey Thompson was charged Monday with conspiring to violate federal and local campaign finance laws by funding off-the-books campaign activity for candidates including Hillary Rodham Clinton and district Mayor Vincent Gray.
03/09/14 11:00 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — In 2010, Vincent Gray received 72,648 votes in the District of Columbia's Democratic mayoral primary. That was good enough for a nearly 10-percentage point victory over incumbent Adrian Fenty, but it meant that just 22 percent of the city's registered Democrats cast ballots...
03/05/14 01:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Mayor Vincent Gray is calling for changes to Secret Service protocols for visiting dignitaries to avoid downtown gridlock. In a letter to the Secret Service on Tuesday, an "outraged" Gray writes prolonged closures near the White House and convention center are disrespectful...
02/26/14 03:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray is standing by his fire chief and deputy mayor for public safety amid calls for their resignation. Gray said Wednesday that the department is moving in the right direction under Chief Kenneth Ellerbe and Deputy Mayor Paul Quander....
By Associated Press | 02/18/14 08:45 AM
District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray and other city leaders are making their annual trip to New York to meet with the three bond rating agencies. The city's bond ratings have improved steadily since the mid-1990s, when Congress was forced to take over the bankrupt district government.
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