Posts Tagged ‘Jacque Patterson’

How VO Says He Landed An Endorsement

Today on WPFW, LL and Councilmember Vincent Orange had a discussion about the veracity of LL's reporting concerning Orange's 2011 special election. LL has reported at length on the links between the key players (Jeff Thompson, Vernon Hawkins, Jeanne Clarke Harris) in the alleged shadow campaign that U.S. Attorney Ron Machen says illegally helped get [...]

Who in Ward 8 is So Concerned?

Yesterday LL reported on an anonymous attack flyer aimed at Ward 8 council candidate Jacque Patterson, which was paid for by a mystery group "Concerned Citizens of Ward 8."
Turns out another mystery group with a similar name was behind a noteworthy flyer in last year's at-large race. The Post reported last April reported Councilmember Vincent [...]

Ward 8 Voters Told To Stay Away From Jacque Patterson

What would a city election be without some last minute, over-the-top secret attacks?
Residents of Ward 8 woke up this morning to find flyers on their cars giving them 11 reasons not to vote for D.C. Council candidate Jacque Patterson, who is among several candidates trying to dethrone incumbent Marion Barry.
The 11 reasons include Patterson's time [...]

The Case of the Missing Marion Barry Campaign Filing

Where, oh, where is Ward 8 Councilmember Marion Barry's most recent campaign finance disclosure report?
Jacque Patterson, who is challenging Barry in April's primary, has been castigating Barry today for allegedly not filing a report by the January 31st due date.
"As of today, 15 days after the reporting period has past, Councilmember Barry still [...]

Running for Second in Ward 8

It ain’t easy running against incumbents in D.C. politics. It’s especially hard when the incumbent is Marion Barry.
Consider the plight of Barry’s former spokeswoman, Natalie Williams (pictured above, when she was working for Barry), and the lengths she had to go on Tuesday to get some attention for her bid to unseat her old boss.
Around 11 [...]

Loose Lips Daily: A Lot of Cocaine Edition

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OIG: MPD Still Not Looking For Missing Kids

Good morning sweet readers! Fact: The Redskins haven't held a lead since [...]

Loose Lips Daily: $100,000-a-year Janitor Edition

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Marion Barry's Opponents Fight Each Other, Not Him

Good morning sweet readers! Who knew: Smokin' Joe's meat punching was the inspiration for that [...]

Marion Barry’s Opponents Fighting Each Other, Not Him

The Ward 8 council race has its official first dust-up, and it doesn't even include Councilmember Marion Barry.
Jacque Patterson, former head of the Ward 8 Democrats and almost at-large council candidate, tells LL he's going to make a run at Barry's seat: "I've got my wife's approval, I'm gonna run."
An official kickoff is scheduled for [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Full Ginsberg Edition

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Vince Gray Loves the IG Who Will Investigate Him

Good morning sweet readers! What is best in life? Is it really the [...]

Loose Lips Daily: The Bell Tolls For Sessoms Edition

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Kwame Brown Settles Credit Card Debt

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