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Also protesting portions of the bill, including the 400-foot rule, were a group of drag queen performers who said allowing “gangs of five” to launch protests against establishments is as ridiculous as getting dressed in full drag attire at 11 a.m.

“This isn’t a daytime sport. We did this to make a point,” said David Lett, whose drag persona Lena Lett is well known as the grand marshal of the annual Dupont Circle high-heel drag race.