Posts Tagged ‘debbie smith-steiner’

Elections Board and Michael Brown Both Weighing What Would Happen if Brown Wins

What if former Councilmember Michael Brown, who abruptly quit the at-large D.C. Council race earlier this month, were to still win the most votes in the April 23 special election? Would Brown be declared the victor, or would the second-highest vote getter win the seat?
Turns out, the Board of Elections doesn't actually know and its [...]

Michael Brown’s Departure Shocks Supporters

On Monday afternoon, campaign workers and supporters of Michael Brown received an email asking them to come to an "urgent" meeting the next day.
"Attention:" the email began, "Councilmember Michael A. Brown has called a meeting for April 2, 2013 at 6:30pm. He kindly asks that ALL Volunteers and Staff be in attendance."
The email came from [...]

Running in Place

If you have amazing hearing and listenclosely, you just might be able to detect the pitter-patter of potential political candidates, jockeying ever so carefully for position in the event of a special election to replace embattled Ward 5 Councilmember Harry Thomas Jr.
Thomas, as LL hopes all of his readers are aware, recently agreed to pay [...]