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LL couldn’t resist tagging along for this item on Mayor Vince Gray‘s schedule today:
12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.: Drug Paraphernalia Sales Press Conference and Neighborhood Walk-Through
RE: Mayor to Visit Neighborhood Merchants & Discourage Sales of Drug Paraphernalia
The Bunn Building
3127 Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue SE (press conference location; event will be followed by visits to several businesses in 2700, 2800, 2900, 3000 and 3100 blocks of Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue SE)
Gray visited several shops, chastising owners for selling drug paraphernalia, including one who offered him a free soda, perhaps by way of apology. He also told LL he’s never smoked pot. Here’s a quick interview the mayor stopped for: