Posts Tagged ‘Natalie Williams’

Ward 8 Hopefuls Cancel Anti-Bowser Press Conference

So much for taking the fight to the mayor.

Listen: Ward 8 Candidates Make Claim to Marion Barry’s Seat

Four (or was it five?) candidates made their claim to the seat formerly held by Marion Barry.

Ward 8 Candidates Will Debate Monday at Uniontown

Including Marion C. Barry, Sheila Bunn, Eugene Kinlow, Trayon White, and Natalie Williams.

Bowser Picks Win Big in Ballot Lottery

Number one with a ballot

Top Candidates Challenged in Ward 4, Ward 8 Special Elections

More than a dozen candidates will compete in Wards 4 and 8.

Ward 8 Candidates Look for Votes at MLK Parade

Christopher Barry gets equestrian in race for his father's seat

Candidates Declare for Ward 4, Ward 8 Seats

Ward 8 Democrats president, Bowser favorite declare for open seats

Ward 8 Democrats Feud Over Rude Emails, Future of Council Seat

At least the Ward 8 Democrats aren't boring. A previous president of the group accused the D.C. Council of metaphorically cutting Vincent Orange's throat by not giving him a ceremonial position, and the organization's January mayoral straw poll turned so rowdy that police were called.
Now the Ward 8 Democrats are embroiled in a controversy that's [...]

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 [...]

Barry: I Was Wrong

Ward 8 Councilmember Marion Barry says a recent attack on his political opponents was a mistake.
Barry, speaking to LL last week, said he shouldn't have issued a news release criticizing Natalie Williams and her role in protesting a proposed transitional housing shelter. The fact that Barry's news release came from the city-owned email address of [...]