Posts Tagged ‘Bill Lightfoot’

Green Team Aims to Keep Its Streak Going in Ward 4

Muriel Bowser fundraises for her replacement.

LL Campaign Finance Round-Up: Everything Else

You've seen the hauls from last night's mayoral campaign disclosures. Here's what's going on money-wise further down the ballot.
Ward 1
Brianne Nadeau
Raised: $21,980.14. Spent: $10,592.32. Cash on hand: $46,163.86.
With eight months until the Democratic primary (or ten, if it's moved to June), Ward 1 incumbent Jim Graham still hasn't declared whether he's running again. Ward 1 candidate Brianne Nadeau, on [...]

Bowser: D.C. Needs “Real Change”

Ward 4 Councilmember Muriel Bowser launched her mayoral campaign this morning outside her childhood home in North Michigan Park, telling a group of 100 or so supporters, reporters, and lookers-on who crowded onto 7th Street NE that the District needs new leadership so it can be "the most responsive and the most innovated government in [...]

Old School Pols to Headline Good Government Fundraiser

The old crew is getting back together! Former Mayor Anthony Williams, former D.C. Council Chairwoman Linda Cropp, former At-Large Councilmember Bill Lightfoot and former Ward 6 Councilmember Sharon Ambrose are headlining a fundraiser tomorrow for the D.C. Leadership Development Council, a new nonprofit whose aim is to "prepare ethical, knowledgeable candidates for local offices."
Ambrose says [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Doubled Standard Edition

A deliberative roundup of one city's local politics. Send your tips, releases, stories, events, etc. to lips@washingtoncitypaper.com. And get LL Daily sent straight to your inbox every morning!
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Power Pavers
Sulaimon The Silly
Fact Check: How Cooperative is Kwame Brown?

Good afternoon sweet readers! It's Thursday, and you all know [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Clash of the Titans Edition

As much local politics as humanly possible. Send your tips, releases, stories, events, etc. to lips@washingtoncitypaper.com. And get LL Daily sent straight to your inbox every morning!
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Vince Orange: I'm a Winner

Dennis Rubin Bids Adieu
DCPS Custodians Don't Get Jobs Back

Good morning sweet readers! Are the [...]

Fenty Supporters to Host Party for Gray

The "Kiss the Ring" party now has a date.
On Oct 13, some of Mayor Adrian Fenty's closest and strongest supporters, including his campaign chairman Bill Lightfoot, campaign treasurer Ben Soto, Ward 4 Councilmember Muriel Bowser, and developer Chris Donatelli, are set to host a "congratulatory reception" (read: fundraiser) in honor of Vincent Gray, according to [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Primary Day Is (Finally) Here Edition!

As much local politics as humanly possible. Send your tips, releases, stories, events, etc. to lips@washingtoncitypaper.com. And get LL Daily sent straight to your inbox every morning!
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Mayor Fenty Begins Day With A Pep Rally
Live Blogging Adrian Fenty On Morning Joe!
The Decided: It’s Gray’s Day
The Curious Case of [...]

Fenty Campaign Chair: We Do Not Control Ron Moten

Yesterday, LL had the scoop that Adrian Fenty's loudest supporter, Ron Moten, had to report to the Office of Campaign Finance to answer a complaint filed by a Vincent Gray volunteer saying Moten's pro-Fenty go-go songs and magazine were breaking city election laws.
Today comes the news (thank you, awesome tipsters) that it was Fenty's campaign chairman [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Sex in the City Edition

As much local politics as humanly possible. Send your tips, releases, stories, events, etc. to lips@washingtoncitypaper.com. And get LL Daily sent straight to your inbox every morning!
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The Rhee Factor in Real Estate
DCPS Drops the Ball
Fenty Won't Run as Independent

Good morning, sweet readers! Mayor Adrian Fenty took his apology tour to Washington City Paper [...]

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