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Remembrance books have been placed in the lobby of the John A. Wilson Building.
The former four-term D.C. mayor died Sunday at 78; plans may include a public memorial and church service.
Mike DeBonis and Jonathan O’Connell
Negotiations between the mayor-elect and developer may affect separate deal for special-ed school.
Legislation advanced by council panel would create presumption that houses of worship do not want guns.
Mike DeBonis and Aaron C. Davis
It will be a week before the ‘mayor for life’ will be memorialized in death, those familiar with the planning said.
Jonathan O’Connell and Mike DeBonis
The revised bill drops a land swap involving the Reeves Center and allows the use of eminent domain.
Aaron C. Davis
The loss of the D.C. Council’s senior politician magnifies a once-in-a-generation council makeover.
Aaron C. Davis and Mike DeBonis
Flags are flown at half-staff. The mayor said Marion Barry’s body is likely to lie in repose at city building.
The text of a statement from the family of former D.C. mayor Marion Barry, who died early Sunday.
Mike DeBonis and Martin Weil
He had suffered from many health problems but was released from Howard University Hospital on Saturday, collapsing later at his home.
Jonetta Rose Barras
But the mayor-elect’s transition team is just marching in place.
The well-regarded local chain is partnering with a nonprofit to host a culinary training program.
Fairfax board chair says she urged Arlington Board Chair Jay Fisette not to cancel the project.
After years of debate, D.C. Council votes to create more easily enforceable shoveling requirement.
Mayor-elect and council committee chair says D.C. United stadium can be built without selling city offices.
Maryland’s Democratic governor continues to weigh a 2016 White House bid.
The investigation into the outgoing D.C. mayor’s 2010 campaign has gone on for more than 3 years.
Republicans were expected to object, but with Congress changing hands, many have other priorities.
The original rationale for land swap — the District’s debt cap — is no longer a major concern, officials say.
Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (Calif.) is urging Republican colleagues not to block marijuana legalization in D.C.
Initial loss of Healthy Start grant had threatened 38 jobs in city health department amid rising death rate.
New firefighters and new equipment will soon be on the city’s streets. But old questions will continue to dog FEMS.
Mayor-elect Muriel Bowser seems to have incremental progress in mind rather than an overhaul.
David Catania didn’t take calls; Carol Schwartz danced. When it comes to losing, there’s no playbook.
With the new Congress, Virginia will gain three new members but lose 71 years of seniority.
Muriel Bowser said the D.C. Council should not take action on the more than 80 nominees..
Country music star says he thinks president is probably sympathetic to voter initiative to legalize in D.C.
Day after easy victory in D.C. mayoral election, Muriel Bowser pledges to tackle laundry list of issues.
A House Republican from Maryland has vowed to use all of his power to upend Initiative 71.
The doctor, made famous in 1990 trial, outpolled rival for seat on Foggy Bottom advisory commission.
Mike DeBonis and Matt Zapotosky
Tom Lindenfeld advised the mayor-elect, as well as two former D.C. mayors and other officials.
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