Leo Alexander says Vince Gray urged him to drop out of 2010 mayoral race, meet with Jeff Thompson‘s close associate. [Post]

Poll done by Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps shows Anita Bonds in the lead. [Post]

Bonds has misguided focus on race, Post says. [Post]

So does Pat Mara, says Colby King. [Post]

Just kidding, says Colby. [Post]

Chuck Thies is now angry at Colby. [NBC4]

On radio address, a once-skeptical mayor says to vote for yes on budget autonomy. [Times]

Car booting is big business in D.C. [WUSA9]

There are way too many candidate forums. [Post]

Gray budget proposes a lot of construction. [Examiner]

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