U.S. Attorney Ronald C. Machen Jr. appeared on WAMU-FM’s Politics Hour today, where, naturally, he was asked which of our city’s fine politicians would be first to suffer his wrath. And naturally, as City Paper’s Alan Suderman relays, he politely demurred. “We understand there’s a sense of urgency,” he said.

In other news:

Bill Turque counts license plates (D.C. Schools Insider)

Good god, it’s already time to work on a new teacher contract? (Examiner)

Sorting out what it means that the 11th Street Bridge won’t have streetcar tracks (Housing Complex, DCist)

The Economic Partnership lives (Cap Biz Blog)

The DMV, and the outer limits of willful ignorance (TBD)