Gray Brings His People To Mayoral Cabinet | WAMU 88.5 - American University Radio

WAMU 88.5 : News

Filed Under:

Gray Brings His People To Mayoral Cabinet

Play associated audio

Gray named seven more people to his cabinet Thursday morning. The majority are staff members from the council and the chairman's office.

The picks include: the budget director, the general counsel, the secretary of the council. The message here is that Gray is bringing his people into the new administration.

He still would not answer questions about the status of D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier. He says she is not, as one person put it, "hanging in the wind," but he says all personnel questions will be answered in the coming weeks.

NBC4 video on Gray's appointment on Wednesday of a city administrator and chief of staff:

View more news videos at: http://www.nbcwashington.com/video.

NPR

'Breaking Bad' Fans Get Their Fix In Spanish

Metástasis, the Spanish-language remake of the AMC series, ends this week on UniMás. The show is set in Colombia instead of New Mexico, but the story of a teacher-turned-drug dealer stays the same.
NPR

Edible Packaging? Retailers Not Quite Ready To Ditch The Wrapper

To reduce waste, some enterprising companies are trying to roll out products that make the package part of the snack — edible packaging. But selling it to the retail market is trickier than it seems.
WAMU 88.5

Senator's Legislation Would Strip NFL Of Nonprofit Status

The Redskins' refusal to change its name has prompted the legislation from U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-WA).
NPR

When The Power's Out, Solar Panels May Not Keep The Lights On

With the price of solar panels falling, more municipalities and homeowners are installing them. But having solar panels doesn't mean you won't lose power in a blackout — at least not yet.

Leave a Comment

Help keep the conversation civil. Please refer to our Terms of Use and Code of Conduct before posting your comments.