Archive for September, 2014

D.C. Council At-Large Candidates Will Debate Oct. 8 at the Black Cat

11 (11!) candidates will be there.

Listen: Attorney General Candidates Face Off at the Loose Lips Debate

And two of them get testy with one another.

Morning Links

Traffic camera revenue drop could hurt District finances.

Attorney General Candidate “Smitty” Challenges Opponents to Take Ethics Pledge

Attorney general candidates scrap over ethics, mailing etiquette

Maryland’s Doug Gansler Endorses Karl Racine for Attorney General

Thanks, party dad!

Morning Links

Whoever wins the mayor's race, will police chief Cathy Lanier stay?

Mayoral Power Rankings, General Election: Week 3

Who's up, who's down, who's a green puppet monster.

“Smitty for Attorney General” Mailer Plays Up Anacostia Upbringing

"I'm from here!" says Smitty

Morning Links

Inspectors general, body cameras, gun laws, and more.

Vince Gray Announces His Inspector General Nominee, With a New Law to Match

Five months after then–District Inspector General Charles Willoughby announced that he was retiring, Vince Gray has come up with his replacement. If only the new guy was legally allowed to be inspector general!
Gray nominee Daniel Lucas has experience in the watchdog business, coming from a position as Deputy Inspector General in the Navy's Naval Sea Systems Command. Thanks to [...]