Secret Cost Estimates Floated by D.C. Executive Branch in Renewed Fight to Keep Police Video Hidden from the Public

Citing “budget pressure” identified at the 11th hour of the annual budget process by her Chief Financial Officer, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser Tuesday (23) in a closed-door session with D.C. Council members repeated her request that police video be exempt from public access, the same plan the Council has rejected once after public outcry. The new scare tactic was reported late Tuesday in the Washington Post on-line, in Wednesday's print edition, and early in the day Tuesday in a Tweet from Washington City Paper's Loose Lips columnist Will Sommer.  Continue>>>