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:
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