Former D.C. Councilmember Carol Schwartz says she is running as an independent for mayor.
More than half of her colleagues on the D.C. Council will join the city’s Democratic mayoral nominee Muriel Bowser at a downtown fundraiser.
Conventional wisdom dictates that David Catania is an underdog in the race for mayor of Washington.
Muriel Bowser has asked D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier to remain on the job once she is sworn in as successor to Vincent Gray next January.
There may be a Republican candidate for mayor in the District of Columbia.
Mayor Vincent Gray and his presumed successor, D.C. Councilmember Muriel Bowser, will be attending a breakfast intended to promote party unity.
Muriel Bowser’s decisive victory in the District of Columbia’s Democratic mayoral primary makes her the presumptive favorite to become the city’s eighth mayor, but she can’t expect to breeze through the general election like Democratic nominees have in four decades of mayoral elections.
Muriel Bowser has won the District of Columbia’s Democratic mayoral primary, defeating incumbent Vincent Gray in a race defined by a scandal involving Gray’s campaign four years ago.
District of Columbia elections officials say some problems with electronic voting machines have led to a delay in reporting results from the city’s Democratic mayoral primary.
With a week left before the District of Columbia’s Democratic mayoral primary, Mayor Vincent Gray has more money left to spend than any of his rivals.