Posts Tagged ‘Kevin Chavous’

The Question That Shall Not Be Asked Gets Asked

Could it be that during all the recent candidate forums in Ward 7, no one has asked candidate Kevin B. Chavous about his arrest and subsequent plea deal on a charge of soliciting prostitution? That's what a couple wags who have been to these debates tell LL.
That changed last night at the Washington City Paper/WPFW [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Freak Accident Edition

A deliberative roundup of one city's local politics. Send your tips, releases, stories, events, etc. to lips@washingtoncitypaper.com. And get LL Daily sent straight to your inbox every morning!
Good morning sweet readers! Catch LL on The Kojo Nnamdi Show at noon today. LL will be asking Councilmember David Catania about his recent Mr. [...]

Money, Money, Money

New campaign finance reports are in (with some exceptions, LL is looking at you former mayor-for-life Ward 8 Councilmember Marion Barry) and there's plenty to digest.
First off, Ward 5 council hopefuls Delano Hunter and Kenyan McDuffie both had pretty sizable hauls considering the race has barely begun there. Hunter pulled in more than $20,000 and [...]

Prostitution Tuesday

Forces beyond LL's comprehension have conspired to make today prostitution Tuesday in D.C. politics.
First off, Ward 7 council candidate Kevin B. Chavous has cut a deal with prosecutors on the charge that he allegedly tried to pay an undercover cop $20 for a blow job a few weeks ago, court records show.
The solicitation charge will [...]

Chavous the Younger Arrested On Prostitution Charge

Ward 7 council candidate Kevin B. Chavous' brief political career is teetering on the edge of extinction after he was arrested last night on a charge of soliciting a prostitute.
Chavous, 27, was popped by police as part of a "sting" operation last night just after midnight on K Street NE, according to the Post, which [...]

Chavous the Younger Nabs Endorsement

Oh man, is it really campaign season? It is when the primary is less than four (!) months away. On that note, today's biggest election news is that Ward 7 candidate Kevin Chavous the Younger has nabbed a noteworthy endorsement.
Readers may recall that LL reported this summer on a sizable group of Ward 7 activists [...]

Another Candidate in Ward 7

The. Rev. Bill Bennett, senior pastor at Good Success Christian Church, plans to announce this week to announce his candidacy for the Ward 7 Council seat.
Team Bennett says in a news release (which came out on a Saturday!) that he's running to promote employment and economic development in Ward 7 as well as "more comprehensive [...]

Loose Lips Daily: New Overlord Edition

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It’s Not Easy Being Green: Meet Lorraine Green, Vince Gray’s Closest Friend

In the early ’90s, Lorraine Green and Vince Gray would work late into the night at a District government building, eat bad take out, and hash out personnel decisions. Two decades later, they’re doing the exact same thing.
“Not much has changed in that regard. has it?” jokes Gray.
Green is the first person the next mayor [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Winners and Losers Edition

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