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September 18, 2013
D.C. Council censures Marion Barry for taking cash payments from city contractors
The Washington Post reports
: D.C. Councilman Marion Barry, was censured Tuesday by his D.C. Council colleagues for taking thousands of dollars in cash payments from contractors with business before the city. The council voted 9 to 4 to strip Barry of his committee chairmanship, with some colleagues describing Barry’s lapse as another mark on the city’s dismal ethics record. In the past two years, three council members have pleaded guilty to federal corruption charges.
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