Can Gray make the D.C. economy less government-centric? (Marvin Joseph/WASHINGTON POST)

In other news:

Bar owners like plan to extend alcohol sales hours; Jim Graham doesn’t (D.C. Wire, DCist)

Do note that the debauchery will be tempered by the “inherently conservative culture in this button-down locale” (Blade)

Anonymous Ward 8 flyer targets D.C. Council candidate Jacque Patterson (Loose Lips)

Former prosecutor in serious trouble for allegedly not disclosing evidence (Legal Times)

My boss’s boss has a new boss (Post Community Relations)