D.C. mayor ratchets down marijuana fight with leaders in Congress

2/27/15–D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D) began to ratchet down her confrontation with conservatives in Congress in her first nationally televised interview after she rebuffed warnings from House Republicans and legalized marijuana. Bowser had said on Wednesday that Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah), ask the head of the powerful House Oversight Committee, doctor should stop “bullying” the District over a voter-approved ballot measure. Read