For the first time since the founding of the wildly successful Circulator bus system, you can spend a buck to take it from Capitol Hill to Anacostia and on to Skyland, or vice versa. D.C. Council member Marion Barry (D-Ward 8) celebrated by breaking into song.
In other news:
Trinity College president: “[T]he eruption of personal tensions among our local legislators, triggered at least in part by egregious instances of ethically challenged behaviors, is an embarrassment for a city government that can ill afford public ridicule.” (HuffPo)
Muriel Bowser to colleagues: I’ll handle the ethics bills here, thank you very much (Loose Lips)
Are the Obamas forsaking District businesses in order to curry favor with Virginia voters? (City Desk)
Tony Williams joins another law firm (Legal Times)