Marion Barry, 4-Term D.C. Mayor, Dead At 78

November 25, 2014   // 0 Comments

  By BEN NUCKOLS and BRETT ZONGKER   of AP via Huff Post DC WASHINGTON (AP) — A controversial and tireless advocate for the nation's capital who created jobs for generations of black families, Marion Barry was the ultimate District of Columbia politician, though his arrest for drug use in the midst of a crack cocaine epidemic often overshadows his accomplishments. The former four-ter...

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