D.C. Royalty Gets Glam for Glitzy Meridian Ball

The Meridian International Center celebrated its 50th anniversary on with a glitzy black-tie gala Friday night where politicians, socialites and the D.C. elite schmoozed after dining out at embassies thorughout the District.

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The Meridian International Center celebrated its 50th anniversary on with a black-tie gala Friday night. The D.C. elite dined at embassies then attended the swank affair. Pictured here: Former Homeland Security Sec. Michael Chertoff with Morton Bender and Grace Bender.
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Tommy McFly along with Kathleen and Griff Jenkins
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Meridian House
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Richard Thompson and Susan Hurley
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Former Sec. of Homeland Security Michael Chertoff and Morton Bender
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Allison Prescott and Todd Bentley
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Fred and Marlene Malek, co-chair
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Andrés Chaparro
Arnaud and Alexandra de Borchgrave
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Donny Tran
Entrance of Meridian House
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Entertainment
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NBC's "The Voice"
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Lobbyist Jack Quinn and Tommy McFly of Mix 107.5
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Amy Chiang and Vincent O'Brien
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Meridian House turns 50.
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