Budget autonomy plaintiff Phil Mendelson

D.C. Council will sue Vince Gray and CFO Jeff DeWitt over budget autonomy. [Post]

Republicans threaten to sue Democrats who switch parties to run for at-large seats. [Times]

Light crowds turn out for Emancipation Day. [WUSA9, WAMUPost]

It’s time to think about who Emancipation Day is really honoring. [LL]

Post ed board backs court fight over budget autonomy. [Post]

Tony Cheng admits that he picked the worst public official to approach in taxi scheme. [LL]

Metro officials resign after ugly audit report. [Post, WAMU]

Wilson Building power lawyer A. Scott Bolden and the Post are going to be neighbors. [Housing Complex]

Relax, the zoning update won’t take until 2015. [Housing Complex]

UDC professor really likes jury duty, wants everyone else to as well. [City Desk]

Man found death in Northeast. [Post]

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