Posts Tagged ‘d.c. mayoral election’

Tommy Wells: “This Is Not the End of Anything”

Fifteen minutes before polls closed at 8 p.m. tonight, Tommy Wells was a bit of a celebrity on his Ward 6 home turf.
"Hi Mr. Wells," one man said as he approached Wells at the Eastern Market Metro station.
"Have you won, yet?" another asked.
One young kid even asked his dad if Wells was the president.
But one [...]

Finding Few Voters, Jack Evans and Tommy Wells Make Their Final Pushes

Mayoral candidate and Ward 2 Councilmember Jack Evans arrived just before 1 p.m. at Ward 6's Kennedy Recreation Center in Shaw to talk to voters. The only problem: There were none.
"There's no voters," he said, raising his hands.
Skip Coburn, head of the D.C. Nightlife Association, was out in front of the polling center wearing a [...]