Mayor Muriel Bowser's week-long trade mission to China is coming to a close and there are tangible results to report, she said Friday, though those results may get lost in the ongoing FreshPAC controversy.
Bowser, joined by former Mayor Anthony Williams, D.C. Councilman Jack Evans and D.C. Chief Financial Officer Jeff DeWitt, touted the visit during a conference call with reporters as the best yet to China.
"The mayor's been decisive, she's been persuasive," said Williams, CEO of the Federal City Council.
Former Mayor Vincent Gray visited China several times during his term, and his deputy mayor for planning and economic development, Victor Hoskins, essentially established the District's trade infrastructure there. This was Bowser's first mission.
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