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For all press related matters, please contact Communications Director Nolan Treadway. Nolan can be reached via the office’s main line, 202-724-8028 or at ntreadway@dccouncil.us. You may also contact Nolan if you wish to join Councilmember McDuffie’s press list.

Council Budget Oversight Hearing Schedule

Below is a table of D.C. Council budget hearing dates for the FY2018 DC budget. These are always subject to change and the best and most latest information will be available on the D.C. Council website (calendar on the right). The table below is organized alphabetically by agency. Information on who to contact to sign […]

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MEDIA ADVISORY: Councilmember McDuffie and Dignitaries Celebrate First Day of New G9 Bus Route on Rhode Island Avenue with Inaugural Ride

MEDIA ADVISORY Monday, March 20 – 8:00 AM For Immediate Release: Friday, March 17, 2017 Download a PDF of this release here Councilmember McDuffie and Dignitaries Celebrate First Day of New G9 Bus Route on Rhode Island Avenue with ‘Inaugural Ride’ Washington, D.C. – On Monday, March 20, 2017, Councilmember Kenyan R. McDuffie (D-Ward 5) […]

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Ward 5 Emergency Public Safety Meeting – March 7, 2017

WARD 5 EMERGENCY PUBLIC SAFETY MEETING Hosted by Councilmember Kenyan McDuffie In response to an increase in recent gun violence in Ward 5, Councilmember Kenyan McDuffie invites you to join community leaders and public safety officials for a community town hall. Confirmed speakers: * Mayor Muriel Bowser * MPD Police Chief Peter Newsham DATE: Tuesday, […]

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STATEMENT: Councilmember Kenyan R. McDuffie Statement on President Donald Trump Executive Orders

For Immediate Release: Monday, January 30, 2017 Washington, DC – Councilmember Kenyan R. McDuffie (D – Ward 5) released the following statement today on recent executive actions taken by President Trump: “As the Ward 5 Councilmember and an elected leader in the District of Columbia, I find President Trump’s executive order banning Muslims as well […]

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STATEMENT: Councilmember Kenyan R. McDuffie Statement on Release of Body Worn Camera Footage of Javon Hall

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, January 4, 2017 Washington, D.C. – Councilmember Kenyan R. McDuffie (D – Ward 5) released the following statement today upon the release of the body worn camera footage of the officer-involved shooting of Javon Hall. “Today, the D.C. Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) released the body worn camera footage of the officer-involved […]

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D.C. Comprehensive Youth Justice Amendment Act

Building a Model Juvenile Justice System in the District of Columbia The “Comprehensive Youth Justice Amendment Act of 2016” makes sweeping reforms to the District of Columbia’s juvenile justice system. This legislation was passed unanimously by the D.C. Council in fall 2016 and became D.C. law #21-0238 in April 2017. It is fitting that this […]

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PUBLIC ROUNDTABLE: The State of the Metropolitan Police Department: Crime, Community Policing, and Selecting the Next Police Chief

THE STATE OF THE METROPOLITAN POLICE DEPARTMENT: CRIME, COMMUNITY POLICING, AND SELECTING THE NEXT CHIEF OF POLICE Click here for a printable flyer: Nov 3 MPD Roundtable Flyer Councilmember McDuffie would like to invite you to take part in this public oversight roundtable. In this wide-ranging discussion, we invite the residents of Ward 5 and […]

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Public Oversight Roundtable on The Office of Unified Communications: The Provision of 911 Services in the District of Columbia

On Wednesday, October 5, 2016, Councilmember Kenyan R. McDuffie, Chairperson of the Committee on the Judiciary, will convene a public oversight roundtable on “The Office of Unified Communications: The Provision of 911 Services in the District of Columbia”. The roundtable will take place in Room 412 of the John A. Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, […]

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