Posts Tagged ‘Bruce Majors’

Bowser Wants All Candidates at Mayoral Debates

With Muriel Bowser's independent opponents turning in their signatures last week to make November's mayoral ballot, Bowser said at an endorsement press conference today that she looks forward to facing her opponents at mayoral debates. Make that all of her opponents.
“It’s my expectation that everybody who qualifies for the ballot should be invited," Bowser said.
While LL doubts that many forum organizers will manage [...]

Here’s Who Won Yesterday’s Elections

The Board of Elections has (finally) finished counting most of the votes from yesterday's primary elections, though special and absentee ballots are still being added to the totals. Here's who won which Democratic nominations:

Mayor: Muriel Bowser
D.C. Council At-Large: Anita Bonds
D.C. Council chair: Phil Mendelson
Ward 1 D.C. Council: Brianne Nadeau
Ward 3 D.C. Council: Mary Cheh
Ward 5 D.C. Council: Kenyan McDuffie
Ward [...]

Third-Party Candidates Want In On Debates, With Mixed Results

Bruce Majors is used to being left out.
After all, the Libertarian mayoral hopeful knows that third parties are often excluded from mainstream politics. But Majors’ party has the guaranteed ballot access that comes with being deemed a "major party," so when mayoral debates and forums are billed as just "mayoral," rather than for Democratic mayoral [...]

Atlas Runs

Bruce Majors has found a few more bodies. With his party’s first primary just months away, the District’s Libertarian mastermind is scrambling for names to put on the ballot. Last Thursday, he had two more people to shepherd through the Board of Elections.
District rules require that candidates have signatures from 1 percent of their party’s [...]

Libertarian Party Sues Board of Elections Over Petition Circulators

The Libertarian Party is suing the Board of Elections over a provision in city law that bans non-District residents from circulating nominating petitions.
That ban, the party says, is hindering Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson and D.C. delegate candidate Bruce Majors—both of whom are very, very likely to lose their elections if they do qualify for [...]