Posts Tagged ‘DC Democratic State committee’

“Rent Is Too Darn High” Slate Looks to Upset Democratic State Committee Regulars

While most of the attention tomorrow will be focused on Vince Gray's attempt to hang on to the mayoral suite, another batch of incumbents will be facing a challenge much further down the ballot from the D.C. Democratic State Committee's "Rent Is Too Darn High" slate. And yes, they have the backing of a certain [...]

Vincent Orange Gives Up DNC Committeeman Spot

Sorry, Vincent Orange supporters—you'll only have one chance to vote for your hero on April's Democratic primary ballot. With his eyes on the mayoralty, Orange says he won't be running to hang on to  his spot on the Democratic National Committe.
Orange says he's giving up committeeman position to focus on his mayoral run and give [...]

The Goo-Goo Posse

The resignation of former D.C. Council Chairman Kwame “Fully Loaded” Brown, after he pleaded guilty to bank fraud, will probably lead to exactly what his victory in the chairman’s race did: a special election to fill an at-large seat.
Brown’s departure meant a promotion for current Chairman Phil Mendelson, who is almost certain to win a [...]