Thomas, seen after his January plea, prepares to leave the stage. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)

In other news:

D.C. Council panel ditches extended bar hours, setting up booze-tax battle (D.C. Wire, WTOP, WAMU-FM)

Georgetown clock-hand thieves reveal themselves, sort of (Vox Populi, Campus Overload)

More than $200,000 in taxpayer funds transferred to Youth Trust are “unaccounted for” (Loose Lips)

Mitt Romney calls President Obama’s non-support of D.C. school vouchers “inexcusable” (WaTimes)

Maryland commits $1 million to Capital Bikeshare (Post)