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    Activists begin recall effort against D.C. mayor, council chairman

    Political activists filed paperwork on Wednesday to begin a recall effort against D.C. Mayor Vincent C. Gray and council Chairman Kwame R. Brown, asserting that well-publicized missteps in the early months of each official's term amount to "breaches of office through unethical behavior."

  • D.C. Council member Muriel Bowser (T.J. Kirkpatrick/The Washington Times)

    Bowser introduces D.C. ethics-reform bill

    A D.C. Council member has circulated a widely anticipated ethics-reform bill that creates a three-member oversight body and cuts in half the amount of money lawmakers can raise for funds that are supposed to address constituents' dire needs but have been used for catering, office space and sports tickets.

  • Same-sex couples walk out of D.C. Superior Court after applying for marriage licenses in Washington on March 3, 2010. (UPI/Alexis C. Glenn)

    Appeals court upholds D.C. gay-marriage law

    A D.C. appeals court on Thursday upheld the District of Columbia law allowing same-sex marriages, rejecting an effort by opponents to put the issue before city voters.

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