Gun Law Push Puts D.C. Vote Bill on Indefinite Hold [News, 3.5]


Gun Law Push Puts D.C. Vote Bill on Indefinite Hold (WaPo, 3/5) – “We weren’t confident the votes would be there.” Del. Norton (D-DC) “is composing a ‘frank letter’ to conservative Democrats, who she fears might be intimidated by the NRA.”

PEOPLE
Cheryl Clarke evokes memory of father in role at National Visionary Leadership Project (WBJ, 2/27) – Clarke is a member of WG’s Board of Directors.
Interview: Steve Galen, President and CEO, Primary Care Coalition of Montgomery County (Meyer Foundation, 3/4)

HEALTH
Obama Announces $155 Million for Community Health Centers (USNews, 3/3 – via DCPCA)

TAX LAW
Rich Donors May Be Undeterred by Tax Caps on Charitable Gifts (Bloomberg, 3/4)

HUNGER
Opinion:
Disconnect on hunger (BalSun, 3/5) – by Bill Shore of Share Our Strength: “Food aid covers the symptoms but fails to treat the problem: lack of access to services”