Byline: Russ Ptacek, Nadia Pflaum; 2013-08-05; WUSA 9;
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". . . Unlike DCTC inspectors, WUSA9 tested undercover and began at midnight when normal inspector shifts end, leaving taxis unsupervised for eight hours.'Your statistical analysis is not sufficient,' said Ron Linton, Chairman of the DC Taxi Commission, after watching the results of that taxi sting. 'You don't know what percentage you found.' . . ."
Description:WUSA 9 investigates an undercover taxi sting to reveal that it involved ten times more violations than the DC Taxi Commission had reported.
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