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Bowser Defies Congress, Pushes Forward With Marijuana Legalization Law

Despite threats from congressional Republicans, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser said on Wednesday that a marijuana legalization law would take effect as expected on Thursday morning.
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Can Community-Supported Agriculture Be A Model For The Art World?

A new exhibit explores the possibility of "community-supported art": a funding model inspired by community-supported agriculture programs.

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Republican Leader Warns Bowser Not To Legalize Pot In D.C.

A Republican leader on Tuesday warned D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser that implementing a marijuana legalization law would be considered a "knowing and willful violation of the law."
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Here's Just About Everything You Need To Know About Pot Legalization In D.C.

With pot now legal in D.C., this is what you need to know about what is and isn't allowed.
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D.C. Defends Plan For School That Would Serve Only Boys

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser’s plan to open up an all-boys high school for minority students is facing new questions from the ACLU.
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Where To Register For The White House Easter Egg Roll Lottery

Every Easter, the White House welcomes 30,000 people to the South Lawn for the annual easter egg roll, but tickets are allotted by lottery.

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Instead Of Cleaning Up Litter, D.C. Wants Kids To Learn Not To Toss It

Instead of paying to pick up litter every year, two D.C. agencies are now hoping to discourage young residents not to litter at all.
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D.C. Streetcar Breaks Out In 'Flash Fire' Over Weekend

There was still more trouble for the D.C. Streetcar over the weekend, after a "flash fire" broke out on top of one of the streetcars during testing Saturday.

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After Being Homeless, Former Government Worker Struggles to Maintain Identity

We meet a 51-year-old Baltimore native lost his home in 2011, and has been working to maintain his sense of self after he lost everything.
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Del. Holmes Norton's Tax-Preparation Fair Returns For 15th Year

D.C.'s voting delegate in the U.S. House says that with District residents paying such a high per-capita amount of federal taxes, it's only fair that they get some help with filing them.