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District of DeBonis: July, 2012

Posted at 04:25 PM ET, 07/30/2012

Natwar Gandhi sued again by former contracts chief

Eric Payne, already suing for wrongful termination, is now alleging the longtime CFO defamed him.

By Mike DeBonis  |  04:25 PM ET, 07/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:57 AM ET, 07/30/2012

DeMorning Links: #hatechicken FTW

If there was ever a time to wade into a national political controversy, this was probably it for Mayor Vincent Gray.

By Mike DeBonis  |  09:57 AM ET, 07/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:53 PM ET, 07/27/2012

Uber negotiated with Cheh over fare floor

Perhaps the car service didn’t “always made clear that we were not okay with a floor on our price.”

By Mike DeBonis  |  06:53 PM ET, 07/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:16 PM ET, 07/27/2012

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick talks big growth and regulatory roadblocks in D.C.

Travis Kalanick played the role of city hall lobbyist this week, trying to build support for the luxury car service.

By Mike DeBonis  |  01:16 PM ET, 07/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:41 AM ET, 07/27/2012

DeMorning Links: eVisits only

The D.C. jail’s new system for inmate visits has substantial benefits and serious drawbacks.

By Mike DeBonis  |  09:41 AM ET, 07/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:02 PM ET, 07/26/2012

Where D.C.’s economic development spending is

Wards 5 and 8 will see the largest amount of investment in 2013.

By Mike DeBonis  |  07:02 PM ET, 07/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:23 PM ET, 07/26/2012

Marion Barry is still polarizing, poll shows

Washington Post poll results find most residents either really love Barry or really hate him.

By Mike DeBonis  |  03:23 PM ET, 07/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:53 AM ET, 07/26/2012

DeMorning Links: No distractions

Mayor Gray does his darndest to make clear he’s not been distracted by campaign corruption revelations.

By Mike DeBonis  |  09:53 AM ET, 07/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:34 PM ET, 07/25/2012

Behold the Board of Ethics and Government Accountability

The newest arm of District government sprang into being Wednesday.

By Mike DeBonis  |  07:34 PM ET, 07/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:37 PM ET, 07/25/2012

Mary Treadwell, ex-wife of Marion Barry, dies at 71

She was a key figure in Barry’s life and rise to political power.

By Mike DeBonis  |  12:37 PM ET, 07/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:34 AM ET, 07/25/2012

DeMorning Links: A new Union Station?

The experience of traveling through Union Station could be much improved in a decade or two.

By Mike DeBonis  |  10:34 AM ET, 07/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:44 PM ET, 07/24/2012

D.C. taxi upgrades could be delayed by appeals

Two losing bidders have protested the city’s “smart meter” contract for taxicabs.

By Mike DeBonis  |  06:44 PM ET, 07/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:46 PM ET, 07/24/2012

D.C. gets another six months to fix care for developmentally disabled

Court monitors believe it will be at least 18 months before the city meets agreed-upon standards.

By Mike DeBonis  |  03:46 PM ET, 07/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:05 AM ET, 07/24/2012

DeMorning Links: Snap away

D.C. police make it clear: You can take pictures of us.

By Mike DeBonis  |  09:05 AM ET, 07/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:13 PM ET, 07/23/2012

A white D.C. mayor? Inside the ‘comfort gap’

The new Washington Post poll shows public opinion evolving on the possibility of electing a white D.C. mayor.

By Mike DeBonis and Scott Clement  |  05:13 PM ET, 07/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:52 PM ET, 07/23/2012

‘Fifty Shades of Grey’: Hundreds wait to check it out in D.C.

More than 400 are waiting to read the erotic thriller for free.

By Mike DeBonis  |  03:52 PM ET, 07/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:57 AM ET, 07/23/2012

DeMorning Links: Public interest

The Gray campaign had what appears to be an illegal internal list of public housing residents.

By Mike DeBonis  |  09:57 AM ET, 07/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:56 AM ET, 07/20/2012

DeMorning Links: Looking for Mayor Right

Among the D.C. Council members pondering mayoral runs, residents by and large don’t have an impression of them.

By Mike DeBonis  |  10:56 AM ET, 07/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:58 AM ET, 07/19/2012

DeMorning Links: Tough numbers

New Washington Post poll results paint a dismal picture for Mayor Vincent C. Gray.

By Mike DeBonis  |  08:58 AM ET, 07/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:15 PM ET, 07/18/2012

Thompson’s money now poisonous to politicos

Prominent Democrats are returning the embattled businessman’s checks.

By Mike DeBonis  |  08:15 PM ET, 07/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:59 AM ET, 07/18/2012

DeMorning Links: How we ride now

Post reporters hit the streets to hear from drivers and riders about the inadequacy of the transportation status quo.

By Mike DeBonis  |  09:59 AM ET, 07/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:52 PM ET, 07/17/2012

Mayors Williams and Gray: A tale of two scandals

Anthony Williams and Vincent Gray have handled themselves in markedly different ways.

By Mike DeBonis  |  07:52 PM ET, 07/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:04 AM ET, 07/17/2012

DeMorning Links: Her street is U Street

Forgive the overheated reactions to news that Sonia Sotomayor has bought a condo in the U Street corridor.

By Mike DeBonis  |  10:04 AM ET, 07/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:07 PM ET, 07/16/2012

Bowser, McDuffie cleared of ethics complaints

D.C. Council members easily brush off campaign questions.

By Mike DeBonis  |  08:07 PM ET, 07/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:59 PM ET, 07/16/2012

Citing fears of being ‘politicized out,’ ministers plan rally for Vincent Gray

One pastor raises racial divide and a former candidate says clergy should sit down and be quiet.

By Mike DeBonis  |  04:59 PM ET, 07/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:42 AM ET, 07/16/2012

DeMorning Links: Mayor under siege

Local opinion leaders gave Mayor Vincent C. Gray no quarter this weekend.

By Mike DeBonis  |  09:42 AM ET, 07/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:59 PM ET, 07/13/2012

Joe Mamo appears to be off the hook in antitrust probe

D.C. antitrust probe won’t result in lawsuit, attorney general says.

By Mike DeBonis  |  07:59 PM ET, 07/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:47 PM ET, 07/13/2012

Vincent Gray unloads on D.C. Council members demanding his resignation

For the first time since confirmation of a vast “shadow campaign,” Gray reacts to calls for his resignation.

By Mike DeBonis  |  01:47 PM ET, 07/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:11 AM ET, 07/13/2012

DeMorning Links: Scandal central

Thousands of words on the Vincent Gray campaign scandal in today’s Post for your edification and enjoyment.

By Mike DeBonis  |  10:11 AM ET, 07/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:32 PM ET, 07/12/2012

Eleanor Holmes Norton: Gray has ‘obligation’ to address campaign allegations

Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton called the recent federal prosecutions “deeply disturbing.”

By Mike DeBonis  |  02:32 PM ET, 07/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:58 AM ET, 07/12/2012

Jeffrey Thompson leaves accounting firm he founded

What was once Thompson, Cobb, Bazilio and Associates is now Bazilio Cobb Associates.

By Mike DeBonis  |  10:58 AM ET, 07/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:51 AM ET, 07/12/2012

DeMorning Links: Drip, drip

Vincent Gray did something less than come clean about his 2010 campaign Wednesday. But others are coming clean for him.

By Mike DeBonis  |  09:51 AM ET, 07/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:53 AM ET, 07/11/2012

Vincent Gray says mayoral campaign had ‘issues’

Gray urged the public to distinguish between the “issues” in his campaign and his administration.

By Mike DeBonis  |  11:53 AM ET, 07/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 07/11/2012

DeMorning Links: Beyond a shadow of a doubt

So that “shadow campaign” that campaign workers for Vincent C. Gray described? It was real.

By Mike DeBonis  |  10:02 AM ET, 07/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:55 AM ET, 07/11/2012

Mayor Gray expected to address campaign scandal Wednesday

Mayor Gray is speaking with the media Wednesday in his bi-weekly news conference.

By the Washington Post Staff  |  09:55 AM ET, 07/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:02 PM ET, 07/10/2012

Final vote on D.C. taxi overhaul set for today

A sweeping reform bill is expected to pass the D.C. Council, but a few loose ends remain.

By Mike DeBonis  |  03:02 PM ET, 07/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:12 AM ET, 07/10/2012

DeMorning Links: Straw woman

Jeanne Clark Harris charges open new front in federal probe of D.C. politics.

By Mike DeBonis  |  09:12 AM ET, 07/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:20 PM ET, 07/09/2012

Unions move to block lobbyist’s appointment to water board

Labor groups are raising pointed questions about Rod Woodson’s nomination to the D.C. Water board.

By Mike DeBonis  |  04:20 PM ET, 07/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:05 AM ET, 07/09/2012

DeMorning Links: Chill out

A cold front moved through town Sunday night, ending the extreme heat wave.

By Mike DeBonis  |  09:05 AM ET, 07/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:54 PM ET, 07/03/2012

DeEvening Links: Happy Fourth of July

The Palisades Parade is full steam ahead — pun somewhat intended.

By Mike DeBonis  |  06:54 PM ET, 07/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:34 PM ET, 07/03/2012

Gandhi lashes out at fired deputy now suing him

The CFO made his most expansive and pointed comments to date on the lottery-contract-related lawsuit.

By Mike DeBonis  |  05:34 PM ET, 07/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:38 PM ET, 07/03/2012

D.C. has missed chances to bury power lines

The city has failed to implement recommendations that street reconstruction projects include underground lines.

By Mike DeBonis  |  01:38 PM ET, 07/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:54 AM ET, 07/03/2012

Where the D.C. power outages are today

The hardest-hit neighborhoods have seen some relief, but one in four households there remain without power.

By Mike DeBonis  |  11:54 AM ET, 07/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:09 AM ET, 07/03/2012

DeMorning Links: All eyes on Pepco

Mayor Gray is back from China, and he’s putting the heat on Pepco.

By Mike DeBonis  |  10:09 AM ET, 07/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:11 PM ET, 07/02/2012

DeEvening Links: Name that derecho

Help the Capital Weather Gang out — but no -pocalypses or -geddons, please.

By Mike DeBonis  |  09:11 PM ET, 07/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:22 PM ET, 07/02/2012

Where the D.C. power outages are

Data Pepco has furnished directly to elected officials show outages by Zip code.

By Mike DeBonis  |  02:22 PM ET, 07/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:56 AM ET, 07/02/2012

DeMorning Links: Derechoed

Violent storm Friday night ruined a whole lot of people’s weekends.

By Mike DeBonis  |  09:56 AM ET, 07/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

 

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