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ANC Election Petition Deadline is Coming!

July 30th, 2014 · No Comments · Capitol Hill

You hear us say it all the time – ANC Commissioners can do a lot of good for the neighborhood. Do you want to make an impact? Consider running! The deadline to turn in signatures is COB Wednesday, August 6, which is soon. But you only need 25 signatures! If you are properly active in […]

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How Ward 6 Voted

April 4th, 2014 · No Comments · Capitol Hill

I love digging into election result numbers to see just how each section of the city voted. It insightful and discouraging at the same time since our city is still very much divided. For the city-wide breakdown of the mayoral election, I’ll just point you to the Washington Post’s interactive map showing how different neighborhoods […]

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Democratic Primary Results

April 2nd, 2014 · 1 Comment · Capitol Hill

Charles Allen won the Democratic primary for the Ward 6 Council seat, beating Darrell Thompson in a competitive race.  Since this is DC he will almost certainly be the next lucky Councilmember to represent Capitol Hill. He will replace the outgoing Tommy Wells who lost his mayoral bid to Muriel Bowser. Of course this is […]

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Ward 6 Debate Recap

March 26th, 2014 · No Comments · Capitol Hill

Did you miss last night’s Ward 6 Candidate debate between Darrel Thompson and Charles Allen? Fear not! The full recording is available online, thanks to the host, Washington City Paper’s Loose Lips.

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A Lazy Voter’s Guide to the April Fools’ Election

March 25th, 2014 · 3 Comments · Capitol Hill

You people. I don’t know why I even bother. Every election, every damn election, I’m out there telling you to vote, and like six of you do. No, you’re too busy. Or, “I don’t pay attention to that local stuff,” as if President Obama really cares that you helped carry DC for him. Or, the […]

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