Posts Tagged ‘Phil Pannell’

Ward 8 Dems Still Mum On Barry

As the D.C. Council gets set to throw the book at Councilmember Marion Barry, party leaders in his ward still haven't released their own public statement on the troubled politician. The Ward 8 Dems are still debating internally on what to say or whether to say anything at all.
“I have no comment on that situation.” [...]

Ethics Office to Investigate Local Democrats

Last week, LL reported that the city campaign finance office had opened a preliminary inquiry into the D.C. Democratic State Committee.
Wesley Williams, a spokesperson for the office, confirms today that an official investigation has been launched into the committee's finances. Williams was unable to provide details of the probe, but it comes in response to [...]

Ethics Office Reviewing Local Dems’ Finances

The city's Office of Campaign Finance has launched a probe into the affairs of the D.C. Democratic State Committee, including allegations that a "secret account" existed under the DCDSC name.
OCF's general counsel and audit division are looking into charges made by committee members, according to agency spokesperson Wesley Williams. "It's not a full-blown investigation," he [...]