Posts Tagged ‘mayoral campaign’

A Soggy But Spirited Tommy Wells Enters D.C. Mayoral Fray

Ward 6 Councilmember Tommy Wells announced his campaign for mayor today, promising a crowd of drenched but cheering supporters that he would create a "livable, walkable city" and help end the "crisis of ethics in the Wilson Building."
"I apologize for the metaphor, but today we stand at a crossroads," Wells said from a podium set up [...]

NFL’s—and Dunbar’s—Vernon Davis Headlines Gray Fundraiser

In the battle for celebrity endorsements, Mayor Adrian M. Fenty struck first, with a go-go concert celebrating his campaign. And now Council Chairman Vincent Gray is getting into the act, too.
Tonight, at Ozio, Gray will mingle with "young professionals" and NFL tight end Vernon Davis—a Dunbar graduate who also played basketball and competed in track [...]