Muriel Bowser


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We've been better at getting the money out the door. The bureaucracy has improved, and the (developer) community that spins the money and produces the housing has improved. And they can continue to amp up their capacity if they can rely on the
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Sep 22 2017
We can learn a lot about a person if we know what types of things he or she talks about or comments on the most frequently. There are numerous topics with which Muriel Bowser is associated, including District and Columbia. Most recently, Muriel Bowser has been quoted saying: “Having gone five years without a contract failed to demonstrate the appreciation we have for our teachers. This contract fulfills our commitment to the teachers that we entrust with our children.” in the article D.C. public school teachers approve new contract.
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Jun 15 2017

It was an affront to our values as Washingtonians and as Americans and a clear assault on the First Amendment. As Americans, the First Amendment grants us the right to assemble and protest peacefully, and here in DC we are committed to safeguarding and protecting that

Jun 02 2017

Clearly the flier is meant to scare and divide our

Jun 01 2017 - Immigration

Tear it down! DC is a sanctuary city. Clearly the flyer is meant to scare and divide our residents. We won't stand for it.

May 30 2017

I think that's important, and I think it's important for everybody in the room to get ready,

May 30 2017

We believe a region is strong when all of its parts are working

May 26 2017

Those were some difficult days in the life of the District government, when everybody around the world is thinking that children are being snatched off our streets. We do not have a unique situation here, there are missing persons reports across our nation, and, too frequently, especially when they involve youth of color, they don't get the same attention from the media. We have identified a problem ... and we're going to be able to galvanize the resources to be

May 24 2017

I am proud … that Robert F. Kennedy's legacy will continue to live on in Washington. For many (he) reflects the values of this city and our

May 21 2017

Well, actually. I am deeply sorry that we have to – that there's any doubt about the decisions that were made by any member of my team. You ask me, did he do anything wrong?' Well, he asked, it appears, or contacted the chancellor, it appears, with some questions about the school where he was matched, so if he can't have any contact with the chancellor, perhaps, that was a piece, a question, he could ask to the ethics board – 'hey, I'm a parent, I'm going to be a DCPS parent, but I have some additional questions' – all of, any public official would benefit from

May 20 2017

The promise was for families to have a quality school to choose what they wanted. It wasn't to direct them to their neighborhood school. People said the same thing about our elementary schools a few years ago, and now we have seen a dramatic turnaround in public confidence in those schools. I don't have a crystal ball, but I can tell you that our commitment will be steady and

May 18 2017

What we saw yesterday–a violent attack on a peaceful demonstration–is an affront to D.C. values and our rights as

May 11 2017

We think there may be an error. Everybody in the government has the obligation to follow the rules, and I do think the deputy mayor did what was available to her, and the chancellor made the decision. The chancellor is the educator in this equation and in the best position to make that

May 11 2017

I don't think we have a tight enough process for anybody, for people who work for the government, or who don't work for the government, and we're going to fix

May 10 2017

These results show that our efforts to prevent homelessness and connect more residents to safe and affordable shelter are paying off. We still have more to do, but we have made significant progress over the past two years, and we will continue this work until every D.C. resident has a safe place to call

May 09 2017

Courtney Snowden is an outstanding public servant who has taken on the critical task of ensuring that economic opportunity is available to all District residents. The opportunity to petition the school chancellor for a waiver is available to all District parents. Deputy Mayor Snowden did what any parent would do by pursuing every available option when her child faced a

May 09 2017

As new synthetics emerge, this form of testing provides us with another tool that helps our law enforcement partners find out how these drugs are getting into our jurisdictions, which is critically important to their

May 06 2017

Dr. [Martin Luther] King challenged us to develop 'a kind of dangerous unselfishness,' . We will do that by giving a little more to create and preserve affordable housing, to care for our homeless

May 05 2017

It's not usually the chickens that are the problem but what they leave

May 01 2017

Families are choosing schools, and they know what they are

Apr 20 2017

I think it's good for us and the people of Utah. We don't need anybody who wasn't elected here in Washington, D.C., being the lawmaker for Washington,

Apr 17 2017

We were a town that was broke. We were threatened to be taken over by the Congress. We had populations that were declining instead of the tremendous growth that we see now. We had a well-earned reputation for bad business relationships and being bad for business. We've spent a couple of decades turning all of those things

Apr 17 2017

While we are booming in many ways, we are a city that's becoming inaccessible to people in many

Apr 10 2017

We have a smaller gap than most places in the country, but we still have a lot of work to do. Many like you come to D.C. for opportunities. It's our challenge to keep you

Apr 08 2017

Emancipation Day, of course, is a symbol of freedom of people in Washington, D.C. We think that the fact that Washingtonians still don't have equal participation in the nation is something that we should be focusing on when we're celebrating

Apr 07 2017

They work with some of the most vulnerable young people in our city – reuniting them with their families, connecting them to educational and employment opportunities, and ensuring they have a safe place to turn when in need of shelter or other services. I could have been any one of these young people coming through these doors, but I had the resources to take me through that journey. My dad didn't support me, but look at me now. Your circumstances don't have to define who you

Apr 04 2017

What I can tell you, it will be the most we have ever spent on public education in the history of the District of

Apr 02 2017

Our thoughts and prayers are with the families whose loved ones are not at home

Apr 02 2017

Some of this viral media left people with the false impression that people were being abducted and that nobody cared and that was entirely wrong. I think it's a big deal that we have young children who their parents or responsible guardian don't know where they are. And if we can use different techniques to get them home sooner, we will. It first came onto my radar when the first tweet went out. The experience had always been that these kids were located, but to the extent that we could hasten that and get them back into a safe situation, that's what it was

Apr 01 2017

We … call on the governors of Maryland and Virginia to identify dedicated revenue rather than study what we already know: Metro needs greater investment for safety, reliability and

Mar 31 2017

They will have a choice: fix the violations, face nearly half a million dollars in fines or see us in

Mar 31 2017

There is no epidemic in the nation's capital of people being snatched. But that doesn't mean there aren't children that need our

Mar 30 2017

We do all of this because it matters to me as mayor, and it matters to the hardworking men and women of the Metropolitan Police Department who are bringing our missing children

Mar 30 2017

I think that the Redskins would be a better team at

Mar 30 2017

We believe the site can be transformed to create and preserve green space, add much needed housing and retail, include a sports/or entertainment purpose and above all generate jobs for our residents and the

Mar 30 2017

Execution has been stalled for several

Mar 28 2017

What we are seeing is an increase in the amount of attention and awareness that we are putting on children that have been separated from families. In fact, we think (the D.C. police department) is leading in best practices that other departments should

Mar 28 2017

We want to know the real size of that as

Mar 27 2017

We know when we instill that amount of confidence and high expectation and [they] know how to get help when one needs it, we know we put our girls in the best

Mar 24 2017

MPD has reviewed its missing data and found the number of missing reports has remained constant since 2014. What has changed is getting that information out quickly and the tools we're using to get that out. There's no evidence to suggest there's an increase in missing persons, and we have no evidence to suggest these reports are related to human

Mar 20 2017

By making cuts to programs that support basic needs like housing and healthcare, this budget will force our city to make tough choices about programs that not only promote growth, but enable us to support our most vulnerable

Mar 15 2017

By creating a Green Bank, we will create more jobs for DC residents, which will allow us to continue our push for inclusive

Mar 14 2017

That introduced another part, which they might not have recognized was so integral. And for the president, it put a face to

Mar 14 2017

It was a new administration that was dealing with its first storm of the East Coast and its first decision around federal workers. His intent was making sure that all of the players knew each other and we have the right contacts and that if there were things the [federal] government could be doing, that they were being

Mar 10 2017

Certainly, the level of anxiety among Washingtonians has increased. We are a place of tolerance and respect, a place where every resident has a pathway to opportunity. We are a Washington that values respect, inclusivity and

Mar 07 2017

It's a delicate balance in the District that I think is a model for choice across the

Mar 07 2017 - Unemployment

I am confident that this framework will accelerate our progress as a leader for inclusive prosperity by creating opportunities that are accessible to all, supporting longtime businesses and residents, and benefiting our most disadvantaged

Feb 28 2017

Our police officers acted properly and professionally in stopping violence, protecting bystanders and arresting violent perpetrators who were armed with hammers, metal pipes and other

Feb 11 2017

We welcome Betsy DeVos & anyone who wants to learn more about our

Jan 21 2017

We need every woman and every man to speak up for

Jan 21 2017

Throughout the city we have seen hundreds upon hundreds of protesters who have respected our laws and have made their voices hear through non-violent acts of

Jan 09 2017 - Immigration

"We must ensure that all District residents can take advantage of their federal and constitutional rights,". "If immigration enforcement changes and problems arise, DC's immigrant population will have our support and the support of DC's legal community.".feedback

Jun 12 2016

Washingtonians "will not be deterred by hate as we gather to celebrate

Jan 22 2016

I want to be very clear with everybody. This is a major storm. This has life-and-death implications and all the residents of the District of Columbia should treat it that

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