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SIMMONS: Should Gray be looking for a new welcome mat?
Voters were so taken by the relentless criticism that first lady Michelle Fenty was brought to tears following a televised mayoral debate.
Whether Mr. Gray has swept the dirt under the rug remains to be seen, but one thing is certain.
If the mayor doesn’t hire a pit bull as chief of staff, his first directive to the new gatekeeper should be to buy a new welcome mat.
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Award-winning opinion writer Deborah Simmons is a senior correspondent who reports on City Hall and writes about education, culture, sports and family-related topics. Mrs. Simmons has worked at several newspapers, and since joining The Washington Times in 1985, has served as editorial-page editor and features editor and on the metro desk. She has taught copy editing at the University of ...
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