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SPENCER COOK/THE HOYA Mayor Muriel Bowser (D) won the Democratic bid for D.C. mayor, and is expected to win re-election in November as no Republican candidate has emerged.

Incumbents Take Democratic Nominations in DC Primary

Mayor Muriel Bowser (D) and six fellow incumbents recaptured the mayoral and city council nominations from the Democratic Party, while an initiative to raise the minimum wage for tipped workers to $15 from $3.33 by 2025 passed by a narrow margin in the June 19 primary election in Washington, D.C.[Read More…]

by July 11, 2018 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
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Rashawn Davis (COL ‘14) was the youngest candidate to run for Newark City Council, earning 5.87 percent of the vote.

Davis Defeated in Newark

At age 21, Rashawn Davis (COL ’14) was the youngest candidate in the race for the West Ward of Newark City Council on Tuesday, joining seven other candidates vying for two-term Councilman Ron Rice’s spot. On Election Day, May 13, Davis earned 5.87 percent of the vote with 37 out[Read More…]

by May 16, 2014 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
Undergrad Launches Bid for Council Seat

Undergrad Launches Bid for Council Seat

Many Georgetown students past and present have political aspirations. But Rashawn Davis (COL ’14) stands out from the pack, for he has already begun his campaign. Davis has his sights set on May 2014, when the people of Newark’s West Ward will vote for their city councilman. Davis spent the first 12[Read More…]

by January 25, 2013 0 comments City News, News

Former Law Student Runs for DC Council

Former Georgetown Law student David Grosso (L ’01) launched his campaign for a D.C. Council At-Large seat Saturday, running on a platform of reduced spending and increased attention to the District’s political issues. “I am running because we need a fresh voice, because I want to revolutionize how the city[Read More…]

by September 20, 2011 0 comments City News, News

Circulator Route to Rosslyn Approved

The D.C. Council recently approved the addition of a Circulator route that will run between the Dupont Circle and Rosslyn Metro stops starting in fall 2010, according to John Lisle, District Department of Transportation spokesperson. The service will replace the Blue Bus, or Metro Connection bus, that runs on that[Read More…]

by February 9, 2010 0 comments City News, News