Clarus Research Group, which did valuable polling on last year’s city campaigns, has a new survey out, and.it’s not looking good for our city fathers. Gray’s job approval stands at 31 percent, with 40 percent disapproving. As for Brown, 43 percent disapprove of the job he’s doing, with only 27 percent approving.

Says Clarus’s Rony Faucheuxin a news release: “Vincent Gray’s public standing has taken a beating. His job approval is much lower than Mayor [Adrian Fenty]’s job rating was throughout most of his term.”

Read more about the poll results and what’s happening around D.C. government in DeMorning DeBonis.