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D.C. Mayoral Race Gets Fourth Candidate In Reta Jo Lewis

The race for D.C. Mayor is starting to become a crowd, as outsider Reta Jo Lewis has announced her intention to run.

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D.C. Legislators Express Dismay Over Most Recent Scandal

D.C. legislators are reeling after former Council member Michael Brown pleaded guilty to bribery, saying that his actions keep a dark cloud over City Hall.

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Scandal: A Primer On Misdeeds By D.C. Elected Officials

It's been a tough three years in D.C. politics, with a number of elected officials being embroiled in some sort of scandal.

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Jack Evans Makes Campaign For D.C. Mayor Official

It's no secret that Ward 2 Council member Jack Evans planned to run for mayor, but his campaign was made official Sunday morning.

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In Wake Of Indictment, D.C. Activists Renew Call For Campaign Finance Reforms

Good government activists say that this week's indictment of a former D.C. Council member proves that more work is needed on reforming the city's campaign finance laws.

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The Politics Hour

Kojo and Tom chat with Deborah Hersman, chair of the National Transportation Safety Board, and Jack Evans, longtime member of the D.C. Council and soon-to-be mayoral candidate.

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A D.C. Politician's Secret Woes And Shocking End

John A. Wilson was one of the most powerful men in D.C. politics, but he had a secret that would eventually drive him to suicide.

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This Week On Metro Connection: Secrets

This week we'll bring you stories of things you can make, keep, or even carry to the grave: secrets.

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Make It Three: Jack Evans To Join D.C. Mayoral Race

Evans will join D.C. Council colleagues Muriel Bowser and Tommy Wells in the race for the city's highest office.

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D.C. Officials Go Back And Forth On '14 Primary Date

Some people want the city's primary to remain in April, while others would prefer June.

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