At a morning news briefing, [Adrian] Fenty (D) defended his decision to retain many agency directors and other high-ranking officials of the administration of Anthony A. Williams (D) when he takes over the D.C. government Jan. 2.
He cautioned against a throw-the-bums-out approach.... "If we just threw out everybody, then I wouldn't be able to come," said Fenty, who for six years was the Ward 4 council member.
He seriously didn't say that, did he? Please tell me that the reporter who wrote this piece forgot to finish the quote.
Here's the entire article, if you want to read it.
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