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Ward 8 pins its hopes on Gray

Ward 8 gave Mayor-elect Vincent C. Gray overwhelming support in the Sept. 14 Democratic primary, and residents expect him to remember that when he takes office.

 
 

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Destiny Gamble, 6, smiles during a trip to get food from the Salvation Army Community Center in Anacostia with her mother, far right, Lovisa Archie Pearson, and sister, Star Gamble, 8. The voters of the economically depressed Ward 8 played a major role in the election of Mayor-elect Vincent Gray.


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