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Intralot lottery memo describes politically “toxic climate” around lotto deal; Kevin Chavous and David Wilmot lose their cool with Times reporter. [Times]

Marion Barry wildly popular at DNC. [Examiner]

Barry explains why he’s a Democrat. [NPR]

Post labels Mayor Vince Gray a “pariah” at convention because of the D.C. delegation’s crappy seats. [Post]

Feds state obvious in court: They are still investigation da mayor. [Examiner]

Ward 3 schools overcrowded. [Examiner]

More pay for good teachers [WAMU]