Posts Tagged ‘ernest johnson’

Ward 1 Hopeful Ernest Johnson Draws Slim Crowd for Kickoff

LL headed over to Columbia Heights on Saturday for independent Ward 1 D.C. Council candidate Ernest Johnson's campaign kickoff rally. Could Johnson's event draw numbers that would suggest he can stitch together some sort of coalition opposed to Democratic nominee Brianne Nadeau?
The answer: probably not. The rally left LL convinced that Nadeau can go ahead and pick out [...]

Bryan Weaver Won’t Run in Ward 1

Ward 1 Democratic nominee Brianne Nadeau's path to a D.C. Council seat just got a little easier. Bryan Weaver, who dropped out of the Democratic primary to run in the general election, now tells LL that he won't pick up petitions to get on the November ballot.
Weaver, who dropped out of the primary in the face of [...]

Failed Mayoral Candidate Plans Ward 1 Bid

Presumptive Ward 1 councilmember Brianne Nadeau just got a little less presumptive. While ostensible general election rival Bryan Weaver won't even tell LL whether he's actually running against Nadeau, real estate broker and former mayoral candidate Ernest Johnson says he'll enter the race as an independent.
Johnson, 65, says he's been gathering supporters in coffee shops around the ward and plans to [...]