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Eating Like A Pig: How Beer Byproducts Transform Into Chow For Sows

The growth of Washington, D.C.’s beer industry is proving to be a win-win: both for local brewers, and for local pigs.

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Q&A: Roll Call's Bridget Bowman On Congressional Use Of D.C.'s Health Insurance Exchange

More than 13,000 employees of the U.S. Congress are using the District of Columbia's health insurance exchange for small businesses. A Roll Call reporter talks about why that's so, and what legal troubles the setup is facing.

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New D.C. Taxicab Chief Wants Drivers To Become Ambassadors

In his first interview since his appointment in January, interim D.C. Taxicab Commission Chairman Eric Rogers tells WAMU 88.5 that he wants drivers to focus on the "totality of the experience."

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Top Advocate For D.C. Marijuana Legalization Says His Shop Will Return

With marijuana legalization in effect Thursday morning in D.C., the man behind the law says he's going into business again.

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Marijuana Becomes Legal In D.C., Though No Green Rush Expected

At 12:01 a.m. on Thursday morning marijuana became legal in the District, putting the nation's capital alongside Colorado, Washington state and Alaska on the list of jurisdictions across the U.S. that have loosened their pot laws.
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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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