2014 Top Stories of the Year
A D.C. Board of Elections spokeswoman says thieves stole digital voter books from a polling site ahead of Tuesday’s election.
It’s midterm election day in the U.S., and the polls are open until 7 p.m. in Virginia and until 8 p.m. in D.C. and Maryland.
Democratic nominee Muriel Bowser is the favorite to continue her party’s unbeaten streak in four decades of District of Columbia self-rule and become the District’s seventh elected mayor.
The executive director of the District of Columbia Board of Elections is projecting 40 percent turnout for next week’s election.
Residents are expected to say ‘yes’ to legalizing small amounts of recreational marijuana on Nov. 4.
District of Columbia residents are about to start casting ballots for mayor, attorney general and other offices.
The top three candidates for mayor of Washington will be getting together for their third of four debates ahead of next month’s election.
In 2010, Vincent Gray received 72,648 votes in the District of Columbia’s Democratic mayoral primary. That was good enough for a nearly 10-percentage point victory over incumbent Adrian Fenty, but it meant that just 22 percent of the city’s registered Democrats cast ballots for Gray.
District of Columbia mayor Vincent Gray will launch his re-election bid at an arts and recreation center in southeast Washington.