Posts Tagged ‘lgbt’

Stein Club Changes Its Mind, Endorses Bowser

Last month, it looked like the gay issues-focused Gertrude Stein Democratic Club would sit out of the mayor's race. Maybe Pride Week invigorated the club, though, because the membership decided last night to endorse Democratic nominee Muriel Bowser after all.
After being caught between endorsing the Democratic candidate and gay, independent hopeful David Catania, the club voted to endorse the entire [...]

The LL Capital Pride Reviewing Stand

Saturday's Capital Pride parade mixed the old (D.C. Council chairman Phil Mendelson handing out leis) with the new (a very confused Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton being pulled into a selfie). One thing that isn't going away anytime soon: LL's superlatives.
Best Spheres: If you liked wondering if primary straw polls actually mean anything, you'll love trying to discern anything about a [...]

Gray Leads Gertrude Stein Club Vote, Falls Four Votes Short of Endorsement

In an outcome that's becoming familiar in the crowded mayoral race, Vince Gray received the most votes in last night's vote by the LGBT-centric Gertrude Stein Democratic Club, but fell short of receiving the group's endorsement.
In a run-off vote, Gray received 112 votes to Evans' 74—putting the mayor just four votes short of the 116 he would [...]