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Aaron C. Davis

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The 27-year force veteran will start in mid-September as Chief Cathy L. Lanier leaves for a job with the NFL.

  • Aug 23, 2016

Like many 1-year-olds, the giant panda cub was a little apprehensive about all the attention, and mostly just wanted to nap.

  • Aug 20, 2016

Loss of D.C. police chief to N.F.L. comes as city confronts two-year rise in homicides.

  • Aug 16, 2016

Vincent Orange, chairman of the committee that decides D.C. business law, takes a job as head of the D.C. Chamber.

  • Jul 29, 2016

She received a warmer reception than she did from Republicans. She also demanded more support from fellow Democrats for the cause.

  • Jul 27, 2016

City leaders said the first black president has not been the forceful advocate they expected.

  • Jul 26, 2016

D.C. mayor faces long odds after Republicans approve strongest anti-statehood language in decades as part of their platform.

  • Jul 19, 2016

Police chief claims almost 20 percent drop. But they’re up from the same span a year ago.

  • Jul 15, 2016

A D.C. woman who called Trump a “racist, misogynist flip-flopper” is set to be reinstated as convention delegate.

  • Jul 13, 2016

“Do not be confrontational and cooperate,” with police, advised the foreign ministry of The Bahamas, which is 90 percent black.

  • Jul 9, 2016
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Aaron Davis covers D.C. government and politics for The Post and wants to hear your story about how D.C. works — or how it doesn’t. He grew up in upstate New York, went to school at Georgetown, reported from Florida and California, and ended up back in D.C. For The Post, Davis has covered government and law enforcement in Maryland, and reported from Iraq. (Know something about D.C.? Send him an e-mail, or give him a call — please!)

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