Opponents of Pepco’s sale to Exelon face company’s deep ties to D.C. Council, mayor’s office. [LL]

Can Metro ever get better? [WCP]

Christopher Barry‘s voting record says he’s never voted in the District. [LL]

New DDOT boss won’t commit to a streetcar deadline. [LLPost, NBC4]

Muriel Bowser announces the head of new office on African American affairs. [Post]

More communications problems in Metro for firefighters. [WAMUPost]

Office of Campaign Finance issues rules on accepting Bitcoins. [WAMU]

Taking its time, NTSB won’t look into smoke death until June. [Housing Complex]

Metro’s zany Silver Line commercials didn’t come cheap. [LL]

Teacher fracas continues at Howard middle school. [Post]

More details emerge in fatal Metro smoke incident. [Times]

Where is the District on hazard rail traffic? [Hill Rag]