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Second- and third-stringers eye 2016 if front-runner stumbles
Topic - Peaceoholics
D.C. Council member Yvette Alexander and her vocal opponent in next year's race to represent Ward 7 are breathing sighs of relief now that recent investigations have largely cleared both of mishandling government money.
The person accused in the killing that sparked the "South Capitol Street Massacre" last year was released from jail two days before the death and was under the control of two D.C. agencies but had yet to report for electronic monitoring, court records show.
A staunch ally of D.C. Mayor Adrian M. Fenty defended the activities of his anti-violence group Peaceoholics and its receipt of millions of dollars in taxpayer funds, dismissing a probe by the Office of the D.C. Auditor as an electoral ploy.
Community leaders yesterday asked D.C. youths to reject those who commit drive-by shootings and other acts to resolve their disputes.