D.C. Board of Elections
It’s not exactly the Kentucky Derby draw, but candidates in the District of Columbia’s political horse races are still hoping to land a favorable position.
Elections officials in the District of Columbia are allowing a ballot initiative to go forward that would let the city’s voters decide whether possession of up to two ounces of pot should be legal in the city.
The race for mayor of Washington is getting more crowded, with two new candidates entering the race — neither of them the incumbent mayor, Vincent Gray.
An effort to end Congressional review of the District of Columbia’s municipal budget will appear on the ballot despite concerns from the city’s top attorney about its legality.