WASHINGTON — Former District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry was re-elected despite a prison sentence for smoking crack cocaine.But Barry says he's not sure about Mayor Vincent Gray's political future amid federal allegations that Gray knew about an ... FULL ARTICLE AT Boston Herald
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry was re-elected despite a prison sentence for smoking crack cocaine. Prosecutors said Monday that Gray knew about a $668,000 slush fund that aided his 2010 campaign and was financed by ... FULL ARTICLE AT Seattle Post Intelligencer
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Marion Shepilov Barry, Jr. (born March 6, 1936) is an American Democratic politician who served as the second elected mayor of Washington, D.C. from 1979 to 1991, and again as the fourth mayor from 1995 to 1999. In the 1960s he was involved in the Civil Rights Movement and served as the first president of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC).
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