Posts Tagged ‘reta jo lewis’

Bowser, Gray Tied in Washington City Paper/Kojo Nnamdi Show Poll

Ward 4 D.C. Councilmember Muriel Bowser is in a dead heat with Mayor Vince Gray in the mayoral race two weeks before the primary, a new poll commissioned by Washington City Paper and WAMU's Kojo Nnamdi Show reveals.
Bowser and Gray both received 27 percent of the vote in the poll of 860 likely Democratic primary voters.  The automated phone poll, conducted between [...]

Mayoral Power Rankings: Week 9

Uncle LL brings you something better than $668,800: Mayoral Power Rankings. If you'd like to see a real life Power Rankings, come to the Loose Lips mayoral debate Sunday night at the Black Cat. The doors open at 8 p.m.  
1. Muriel Bowser
What: Jeff Thompson's plea comes at the perfect time for Bowser, who needed another reason [...]

Mayoral Power Rankings: Week 8

Today's Mayoral Power Rankings are interactive. If Jeff Thompson is charged before the end of the day, just print this blog post out, cut out Vince Gray's entry, and paste it on to the bottom.  And check back on LL Tuesday morning, when the campaign finance reports due Monday could upend the rankings.
1. Muriel Bowser
What: Bowser got a gift from [...]

Mayoral Power Rankings: Week 7

With the Winter Olympics over, the Mayoral Power Rankings are the only spectacle left that combines both influence-peddling and tests of endurance. 
1. Jack Evans
What: Statistically tied with Tommy Wells for third place in the NBC4/WAMU/Informer poll, Evans is cutting loose. Still, he remains unable to resist a downer policy speech at a debate, even Wednesday night's live broadcast [...]

Mayoral Power Rankings: Week 5

Happy Valentine's Day, readers. To express his affection, LL got you some Mayoral Power Rankings.
1. Tommy Wells
What: Wells benefited from a series of Wells-friendly news breaks: the Ward 3 Democrats forum, the American University forum, and a nearly perfect score from the Gay and Lesbian Activists Alliance.
At the forums, Wells used friendly audiences to work a [...]