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Marion Barry

Best car I've ever had: Jaguar.

Politician I most admire: Adam Clayton Powell Jr.

Barry says his favorite TV show in recent years is "The Sopranos," above.

_____D.C. Council, In Private_____
What do city officials do, and where do they go, when they're not on duty? Their answers can be surprising.
Anthony A. Williams, Mayor
Linda W. Cropp, Council Chair
Jack Evans, Ward 2
Carol Schwartz, At-Large
David A. Catania, At-Large
Phil Mendelson, At-Large
Kwame R. Brown, At-Large
Jim Graham, Ward 1
Kathy Patterson, Ward 3
Adrian M. Fenty, Ward 4
Vincent B. Orange Sr., Ward 5
Sharon Ambrose, Ward 6
Vincent C. Gray, Ward 7
Marion Barry, Ward 8

Favorite president: There are two, Franklin D. Roosevelt and Bill Clinton.

Person in history I would most want to meet: Jesus.

Most important influence in my life: My mother, Mrs. Mattie Cummings.

Most interesting place I ever visited: Countries in Africa.

Pet peeve: Lying, stealing and cheating.

Impression people have of me that I would most like to change: That I am a womanizer.

Impression people have of the District that I would most like to change: That D.C. has an uncaring spirit.

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