Posts Tagged ‘Dorothy Brizill’

Free Turkeys Aren’t Free

While Mayor for Life-turned-Ward 8 Councilmember Marion Barry was getting all the attention for giving away turkeys last week, several other District elected officials were doing the same with much less fanfare. Here is how D.C. Watch's Dorothy Brizill describes Councilmember Vincent Orange's turkey giveaway last week:

A truck showed up Tuesday morning at Orange's campaign [...]

Brown Survives Ballot Challenge

At-Large Councilmember Michael Brown will be on the November ballot, having survived two petition challenges. The Board of Elections ruled today that Brown has the 3,000 needed signatures to qualify as a candidate, dismissing challenges brought by challenger David Grosso and activist Dorothy Brizill.
In a statement, Brown scolds Grosso for doing what almost every politician [...]

Michael Brown: I’m Street Legal

At-Large Councilmember Michael Brown has enough signatures to stay on the ballot, according to to a preliminary count by the Board of Elections.
Brown's signature-gathering effort is being challenged by competitor David Grosso and watchdog Dorothy Brizill. In a statement, Brown's campaign declared those challenges totally bogus.
"Fair-minded people reviewing the petitions and the challenges will conclude [...]

Video: Kwame Brown and Dorothy Brizill Are Sexy, They Know It

D.C. Watch's Dorothy Brizill can be one tough customer at a news conference. Woe be to any public official who tries to blow her off with a glib answer. But that doesn't mean she doesn't like to partay, as you can see here in a video of her dancing with Council Chairman Kwame "Fully Loaded" [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Beepers Out, Burners In Edition

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Pols and Their Private Emails

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Loose Lips Daily: Not the Best Start Edition

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DCGOP: Council is Full of Crooks
Evans, Graham Subpoenaed in Lottery Contract Suit

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Loose Lips Daily: Parade of Dreams Edition

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Michael Brown's Re-election Campaign Kick Off Host Committee
Yvette Alexander to Throw Campaign Kick Off at Vince Gray's House
Gray: Online Gambling Was Vetted, and Then Some!

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Loose Lips Daily: Fully Loaded Deposition Edition

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OCF to Question Kwame Brown

Good morning Washington! Just in case you missed last night's big news, President Barack Obama announced that terrorist mastermind Osama bin Laden [...]

You’re Hired, Again!

This post has been updated and modified to include comments from Lopez.
Josh Lopez, who was the Ward 4 coordinator for Mayor Adrian Fenty's failed re-election campaign, was hired last Monday (Sept. 27) to be a "program analyst" in the Office of the Deputy Mayor of Planning and Development, according to records obtained by LL from [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Humility Edition

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Marion in Gray
Signspotter
Secret Identities?

Good morning, sweet readers! Good news from LL's garden: the avocados have started to sprout. Whether they'll be ready by the first cold [...]

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