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Children Of Two Gray Advisers Land City Government Jobs

According to a list of new hires by Mayor Vincent Gray's administration, the daughter of Gray Campaign Chair Lorraine Green and the son of Gray's chief of staff, Gerri Mason Hall, were hired last month to work for the District government.

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NIH Stuck In Budget Tug-Of-War On Capitol Hill

House Republicans say they're looking to save money any and everywhere. One proposal calls for cutting the budget of the National Institutes of Health.

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D.C. Bars To Stay Open Late On Start Of Daylight Saving

D.C.'s never been known for its late night partying. Thanks to the city council, that may change -- for one night at least.

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Minimum-Wage Bill Introduced For Tipped Employees

Maryland Democratic Rep. Donna Edwards is introducing legislation Monday that could put more cash in the pockets of the region's servers and bartenders.

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Norton On GOP Meddling: 'They're Out To Get Us'

D.C. Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton says a spending resolution proposed by House Republican leadership unfairly strips funding from key programs in the District.