Mayor to regain agency authority
- It's official: Mayor gets control. Resnick, Amy B. // Bond Buyer;03/10/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30595, p6
Reports on President Bill Clinton's signing of a bill that returns control of the District of Columbia's nine largest departments to the mayor. Mayor Anthony Williams' praise for the president's decision to sign the bill; Allowance of Williams to hire and fire senior managers in government.
- D.C.'s Mayor-elect asks for money or taxing authority. Resnick, Amy B. // Bond Buyer;11/06/98, Vol. 326 Issue 30516, p1
Reports on Washington, D.C. Mayor-elect Anthony Williams' consideration of options to raise additional money for the District of Columbia. Meeting with the district's congressionally created financial control board to discuss returning full operational authority to Williams; Update on the...
- D.C. mayor-elect Williams chooses politically connected transition team. Resnick, Amy B. // Bond Buyer;11/13/98, Vol. 326 Issue 30520, p3
Reports on Washington, D.C. Mayor-elect Anthony Williams' selection of the members of his transition team. Emphasis placed by Williams on improving service for children; Qualifications of members of Williams' team; Challenges facing the team.
- D.C.'s new mayor will take charge as financial authority cedes power. Resnick, Amy B. // Bond Buyer;11/05/98, Vol. 326 Issue 30515, p8
Reports on the election of Democratic candidate, Anthony Williams as mayor of the District of Columbia on November 3, 1998. Profile on Williams; Plans for granting Williams authority over budget, personnel and other key issues during the transition period; Key tasks in the position; Committee...
- D.C. Mayor Touts Successes of His 7-Year Tenure. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;11/2/2005, Vol. 354 Issue 32251, p1
Presents views of Washington D.C. Mayor Anthony Williams of his administration as he plans not to run for elections. Belief of Williams for his name to belong in the history of the district; Confidence of Williams of the recognition of the people of his involvement in fixing problems and raising...
- The Ghost of Marion Barry. White, Jack E. // Time;5/8/2000, Vol. 155 Issue 19, p66
Discusses the political state of Washington D.C. under the leadership of Mayor Anthony Williams. Description of the mishaps and mistakes that have taken place, including the shooting at the National Zoo that wounded six children; Successes during Williams' term, including the city's third...
- D.C. Council Approves $3.8 Billion Budget, $250 Million of GOs. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;5/7/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31630, p34
The District of Columbia Council, on May 6 2003, approved a 3.768 billion dollar budget for fiscal 2004 that includes authority for the issuance of 250 million dollars in general obligation bonds. The budget legislation, which Mayor Anthony A. Williams is expected to sign, does not contain tax...
- Anthony A. Williams Sworn In As New Mayor Of Washington, D.C. // Jet;01/18/99, Vol. 95 Issue 7, p4
Reports that Anthony A. Williams was sworn in as the mayor of Washington D.C. in January 1999. His human goals as mayor; Details of his agenda; Educational background; Career in politics.
- New era for D.C. // Christian Science Monitor;9/25/98, Vol. 90 Issue 212, p16
Editorial. Discusses the mayoral elections for Washington, D.C. in 1998. The race between Republican Carol Schwartz and Democrat Anthony Williams; Why Williams is considered the front runner; How he differs from current mayor Marion Barry; Efforts by both candidates to offer fiscal...