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HANNAH LEVINE/THE HOYA David Catania (SFS ’90, LAW ’94), left, Christian Dorsey (SFS ’93) and Tanya Cook (MSB ’86) discuss the importance of local politics at a panel.

Alumni Offer Career Advice

Local government has the potential to create influential change, panelists at the first Hoyas in Politics and Public Service Career Chat of the year said on Wednesday. The panel, hosted by the Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service, featured former Nebraska State Sen. Tanya Cook (MSB ’86), Vice Chair[Read More…]

by September 14, 2018 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Bowser Elected DC Mayor

D.C. Councilmember Muriel Bowser (D-Ward 4) won the Washington, D.C. mayoral election Tuesday, defeating opponents David Catania (SFS ’90, LAW ’94) and Carol Schwartz, both running as independents. Bowser earned 53.96 percent of the vote, with 80,824 votes. Catania, a councilmember-at-large, came second, earning 35.31 percent of the vote and[Read More…]

by November 7, 2014 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
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Muriel Bowser

Bowser, Catania Compete in Final Stretch

D.C. Councilmember Muriel Bowser (D-Ward 4), D.C. Councilmember David Catania (I-At Large) (SFS ’90, LAW ’94) and former councilmember Carol Schwartz, an independent, will face off today in D.C.’s mayoral election. Bowser, the Democratic nominee, defeated incumbent Mayor Vincent Gray in the April primary. The recipient of endorsements from President[Read More…]

by November 4, 2014 0 comments City News, News

Shelter’s Future Debated

With Mayor Vincent Gray’s plan to close D.C. General, the District’s largest homeless shelter, within the next year, leading mayoral candidates Muriel Bowser, David Catania and Carol Schwartz have proposed differing policy plans to accommodate the city’s homeless population after the shelter’s closure. The city’s largest shelter is located in[Read More…]

by October 24, 2014 0 comments City News, News
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Independent candidate David Catania

Catania Closes in on Bowser

Democratic candidate Muriel Bowser is losing some of her lead in the race for D.C. mayor, with independent David Catania (SFS ’90, LAW ’94) approaching Bowser as the Nov. 4 election nears, according to a poll released Oct. 1. According to the poll by Economic Growth D.C., a pro-business advocacy[Read More…]

by October 10, 2014 0 comments City News, News

Senate Holds Hearing On DC Statehood

A renewed push for statehood for the District of Columbia culminated with a U.S. Senate committee hearing Monday. Although a symbolic gesture, this hearing was the first on D.C. Statehood since 1993, offering prominent government officials the opportunity to argue for full representation and control for D.C. citizens. The Senate[Read More…]

by September 16, 2014 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

Bowser Faces November Challengers

After defeating incumbent Mayor Vincent Gray in the Democratic primary in April, D.C. Councilmember Muriel Bowser (D-Ward 4) has taken the lead in campaign fundraising as well. Having collected over $1 million in campaign funds, she has a clear financial advantage over her other competitors, including former D.C. Councilmember Carol[Read More…]

by August 26, 2014 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
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Muriel Bowser

Mayoral Race Engages District, but Not Hilltop

After a rollercoaster campaign marred by the specter of a campaign finance scandal, D.C. Councilmember Muriel Bowser (D-Ward 4) unseated incumbent Mayor Vincent Gray in the April 1 Democratic primary, preparing her to face Councilmember David Catania (I-At Large) in the Nov. 4 general election for mayor. Former commissioner for[Read More…]

Catania Aims to Expand College Access

The D.C. Committee on Education held a public hearing Wednesday morning regarding the Councilmember David Catania’s (I-At Large) (SFS ’90, LAW ’94) D.C. Promise Establishment Act of 2013, which seeks to increase access to a college education for low-income students. Approximately 45 witnesses and D.C. public school students attended the[Read More…]

by November 15, 2013 0 comments City News, News