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Disgraced former Ward 5 Councilmember Harry Thomas Jr., in October 23, 2011, Washington Post profile by Tim Craig: “I have good lawyers and people who deal with the legal process, and I am confident through the legal process I will be vindicated …  My job now is to assure that the citizens of Ward 5 continue to get their fair share, and that is what I continue to do.”

D.C. Council Chairman Kwame “Fully Loaded” Brown, in June 3 Washington Post profile by Tim Craig: “I’m not worried one bit. … I am just 100 percent focused on doing what I am doing.”

LL’s advice for other D.C. government officials facing federal investigations: Stay away from Tim Craig!

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