Mayoral candidates get testy in first debate of the general election. [LL, Post]

Prosecutors want probation for Jeff Thompson crony tied to Hillary Clinton campaign. [LL]

Paul Zukerberg leads the attorney general field, but nearly 60 percent of voters are undecided. [Post]

Bowser releases mayoral platform ahead of debate. [Post]

Poll: marijuana legalization will almost certainly pass in November. [Post]

Check out Councilgram, the only Instagram account devoted to D.C. Council parking scofflaws. [LL]

Elections board boss won’t commit to a problem-free November vote. [Post]

At-large candidate Khalid Pitts lands restaurant association endorsement, but finds LL’s reporting unappetizing. [LL]

Mayor’s race puts Petula Dvorak to sleep. [Post]

Jonetta Rose Barras: Where’s the District’s mandated small business spending? [Post]

School boundaries changes prove popular in poll. [Housing ComplexPost]

Post ed board: where’s Barack Obama on statehood? [Post]

Watch mortgage demographics shift in Washington. [Housing Complex]

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