Posts Tagged ‘Leo Alexander’

Morning Links

D.C. TAG scholarship fund can't account for millions. [Post]
Muriel Bowser campaign accused of using kids' pictures without permission. [Post]
Bowser leads the latest mayoral power rankings. [LL]
The ups and downs of Vince Gray's first term in business. [Post]
Fire department hearing lead by Tommy Wells set for this afternoon. [Times]
Why isn't fire chief Kenneth Ellerbe in the Medric Mills death report? [Statter911]
Bowser hits Metro over [...]

Strange Busfellows

Busboys & Poets owner and mayoral hopeful Andy Shallal is good for gays. That’s the message from last week’s Gay and Lesbians Activist Alliance candidate rankings, which gave the restaurateur +6 on a scale of -10 to +10 on LGBT issues. That placed him behind Vince Gray, Tommy Wells, and Jack Evans, but was still [...]

Gabe Klein Will Not Run

Former DDOT boss Gabe Klein will not run for an at-large seat, he announced today on his blog.
Writes Klein:
I have done a lot of soul-searching, and have come to the conclusion that my passion is not in a role on the Council.  If you don’t have the passion for it, you shouldn’t do [...]

Loose Lips Daily: The Deliberative Edition

As much local politics as humanly possible. Send your tips, releases, stories, events, etc. to lips@washingtoncitypaper.com. And get LL Daily sent straight to your inbox every morning!
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT:

Peaceoholics Video Games
Campaign Ads Stop Being Polite, and Start Getting Real
A. Scott Bolden Is A Baby

Good morning, sweet readers! Man, the Loose Lips blog was on [...]

Loose Lips Daily: Jerkstore Edition

As much local politics as humanly possible. Send your tips, releases, stories, events, etc. to lips@washingtoncitypaper.com. And get LL Daily sent straight to your inbox every morning!
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The Michael Brown All Star Team
Is Fenty A Jerk?
Michelle Rhee the Most Powerful Person in Real Estate

Good morning, sweet readers! Well, it was bound to happen. [...]

Poll Puts Gray Up by 8 Points*

A new poll, conducted by the somewhat secretive Bud's PAC (named after Bud Doggett), has D.C. Council Chairman Vincent Gray eight points ahead of Mayor Adrian Fenty in the mayoral race, according to a political operative with whom some results were shared.
LL has not seen the poll first hand, hasn't seen the crosstabs and doesn't [...]

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