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Barry, Marion S., Jr.

Fourtime mayor of Washington, D.C., Marion Barry is a charismatic and controversial figure in American city politics. Barry brought energy and initiative to the fledging Washington, D.C., home rule government, but his mayoralty was stained by allegations of corruption. His 1990 ...

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