Former District of Columbia mayor Marion Barry says Mayor Vincent Gray should be re-elected because of his experience and track record, and he brushed off concerns about a federal investigation of Gray’s 2010 campaign, saying, “I know how U.S. attorneys work.”
Vincent Orange is familiar name to D.C. voters. He’s appeared on the ballot 10 times since 1990, winning races for Ward 5 and at-large seats on the D.C. Council. This is his second run for mayor; his first was in 2006.
As a fifth-generation Washingtonian, Muriel Bowser has served on the D.C. Council since 2007, when she won a special election to fill the seat vacated by newly-elected mayor Adrian Fenty.
Voters are getting their first chance to cast ballots in a scandal-marred race for District of Columbia mayor.
D.C. mayoral candidate Tommy Wells outlined his positions on several issues in a recent interview with WNEW D.C. Bureau Chief Matt DelSignore.
A former Republican filed paperwork Wednesday to run for District of Columbia mayor as an independent, setting the stage for a competitive race in the midst of a scandal involving current Mayor Vincent Gray’s 2010 campaign.
A scandal involving a convicted campaign donor nicknamed “Uncle Earl” is endangering District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray’s re-election chances.
Federal prosecutors say District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray was aware of an off-the-books “shadow campaign” to support his 2010 bid and personally requested the funds from an influential District businessman.
District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray’s annual speech on the state of the district is being postponed by wintry weather.
D.C. Councilmember Jack Evans says he’s one of three viable candidates for mayor along with incumbent Vincent Gray and Councilmember Muriel Bowser, and he’s taking some shots at their records on economic development.