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The Morning Buzz

Good morning, Washington! Here's what we're reading around the web this AM.

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Color us surprised—DC media blogger Patrick Gavin of FishbowlDC (a daily read for us) is leaving the site to work for Politico. All aspiring media bloggers, here's your chance—you can apply for Gavin's former job here.

Via DCist, we see that the DC Council is considering making all license plates issued by the District Department of Motor Vehicles to be the 'Taxation Without Representation' version. Currently, drivers have the option to request a plate that lists the web site URL instead. 

The US Transportation Secretary has given the final seal of approval on the plans to extend Metro to Dulles Airport.

Free yogurt today at TangySweet's Penn Quarter location!  

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