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Tommy Wells takes reporters to Maryland hotel housing D.C. homeless families. [Post]

Gray spokesman calls Wells’ event a “shameless political stunt.” [WAMU]

David Grosso backs challenger to Jim Graham. [LLPost]

D.C. unemployment rate hits 8.1 percent. [WTOPPost]

Fire department investigating man’s death in front of fire station. [WJLA]

Post ed board: what to do with embattled Options Public Charter School? [Post]

Officials “break ground” on Hecht Warehouse. [Housing Complex]

Study: D.C. schools budget needs 15 percent increase. [Post]

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