Attorney General Karl Racine announced this week that he was dropping
an appeal of a ruling that overturned the city's ban on carrying
handguns in public, but said he would fight two other challenges to the
new law that allows residents to apply for concealed carry permits.
D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser has created a new senior-level position to focus on neighborhoods in the city where poverty and unemployment have remained high and educational achievement and development low.
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