Muriel Bowser Elected District of Columbia MayorMuriel Bowser was elected Tuesday as the District of Columbia's seventh mayor in 40 years of self-rule for the nation's capital, continuing the Democratic Party's longtime dominance of city politics.
D.C. Elections GuideDemocratic 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.
D.C. Mayoral Race Competitive, Not Necessarily CloseThis year's election for mayor could end up as the most competitive in the history of the nation's capital. But that doesn't mean it's actually close.
D.C. Mayoral Candidate Profile: Independent David CataniaHaving a white, openly gay, non-Democrat in the mayor's office would be a trifecta of firsts if David Catania wins.
Latest Attack Ad in D.C. Mayoral Race Uses 'Scandal' to Grab AttentionThe latest attack ad from Independent candidate David Catania uses pop culture to pit his Democratic opponent as a scandalous politician.
Personality, Demeanor Focus of D.C. Mayoral DebateThe top three candidates for mayor of Washington will be getting together for their third of four debates ahead of next month's election.
D.C. Mayoral Candidate Attends First Nationals GameDistrict of Columbia mayoral candidate David Catania is attending his first Washington Nationals game.
Poll Shows Narrowing Gap in D.C. Mayoral Race A new poll shows a smaller gap between the District of Columbia's top two mayoral candidates than previous surveys had indicated.
Outgoing D.C. Mayor Nominates New Inspector General A 26-year Navy veteran and longtime internal Navy watchdog has been nominated to serve as the District of Columbia's new inspector general.
D.C. Mayoral Candidates Clash Over EducationWashington's mayoral candidates clashed over proposals to improve the city's public schools in their first general-election debate, with the Democratic nominee characterizing her independent challenger as a loose cannon whose approach would lead to "ping-pongs in leadership."
D.C. Mayoral Candidates to Meet For 1st Debate The campaign for mayor of Washington is emerging from its summer lull with the first debate between the major candidates.
D.C. Holding Lottery For Ballot Position 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.
D.C. Fire Fighters, Police Backing Different Mayoral CandidatesLast month D.C.'s police union announced it would back independent mayoral candidate David Catania. Today, the firefighters union announced that its endorsement will go to Democrat Muriel Bowser.
D.C. Mayoral Candidates Must Overcome Voter Apathy On Nov. 4, District of Columbia residents will elect the seventh mayor in the city's history — at least, a few of them will.
DC Mayoral Candidate to Turn in Petitions Another District of Columbia mayoral candidate is scheduled to turn in nominating petitions to get on the ballot in November.