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Wednesday, Oct 10, 2012 at 10:38 PM
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By Darcy Spencer, Matthew Stabley

Brooks Sentenced to 24 Months Probation

Brooks Sentenced to 24 Months Probation

A former campaign aide to D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray was sentenced to 24 months probation and 200 hours community service Wednesday afternoon. Read »

Monday, Sep 10, 2012 at 5:20 PM

Prosecutors Won't Oppose Probation for Brooks

Prosecutors Won't Oppose Probation for Brooks

Federal prosecutors say a former campaign aide to District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray has provided “substantial assistance” to investigators, and they won't insist that he serve any jail time. Read »

Friday, May 25, 2012 at 8:37 PM
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By Tom Sherwood
      

Call for Gray to Explain Scandal

The chairman of former Mayor Adrian Fenty's reelection campaign called on Mayor Vincent Gray to explain the campaign scandal engulfing his administration. Read »

Thursday, May 24, 2012 at 8:11 PM
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By BEN NUCKOLS
      

Another Gray Campaign Aide Pleads Guilty

A second former campaign staffer for District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray pleaded guilty to a federal offense arising from Gray's 2010 campaign. Read »

Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at 7:00 PM
      

2nd Gray Campaign Aide Faces Charges

A second ex-campaign aide to D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray is facing federal charges relating to money given to another candidate. Read »

Thursday, Mar 29, 2012 at 6:02 PM
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By Perry Stein

PM Read: Poll Shows Delaney Leading Garagiola

PM Read: Poll Shows Delaney Leading Garagiola

An internal poll released by Democratic congressional candidate John Delaney shows Delaney with a wide lead over his main competitor, state Senate Majority Leader Rob Garagiola. Read »

Saturday, Jan 14, 2012 at 9:21 AM
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By Associated Press

Payments to Gray Campaign Staffer Scrutinized

Payments to Gray Campaign Staffer Scrutinized

An audit of D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray's transition and inaugural finances shows thousands in payments to a campaign staffer whose actions are being scrutinized by federal authorities. Read »

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Julie Carey
Julie Carey News4 Virginia Reporter Julie Carey is a News4 reporter focusing on Virginia issues and politics.
Chris Gordon
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Domenico Montanaro NBC News Political Reporter Domenico Montanaro is an NBC News Political Reporter, analyst for NBC News' First Read and NBCPolitics.com contributor.
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Mark Murray NBC News Deputy Political Director Mark Murray is the NBC News Deputy Political Director, NBC News First Read analyst and NBCPolitics.com contributor.
Tom Sherwood News4 Political Reporter Tom Sherwood is a reporter for News4 specializing in politics and the D.C. government.
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Chuck Todd NBC News Political Director Chuck Todd is the NBC News Political Director, host of “The Daily Rundown” on MSNBC and NBCPolitics.com contributor.
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