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Muriel Bowser wins D.C. mayoral election

Muriel Bowser, three-term Ward 4 Council member, has defeated Independent candidate David Catania (SFS ’90, LAW ’94) today to become the next mayor of the District of Columbia. Catania conceded just after 11 p.m. tonight after it became clear… Read More

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Bowser and Catania make their final pushes on Election Day

The polls are open, and the large number of early voters has D.C. crossing its fingers for high Election Day turnout. Democratic candidate Muriel Bowser and Independent David Catania (SFS ’90, LAW ’94) have each gone on their respective final missions in the… Read More

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Poll puts Bowser with commanding lead over Catania

A recent poll conducted by Economic Growth D.C. puts Democratic mayoral nominee Muriel Bowser in the lead for the Nov. 4 election. Bowser received 45 percent of the votes from the poll’s 800 likely voters, whereas opponents David Catania and Carol Schwartz received… Read More

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Obama endorses Bowser for District mayor

No, not that Bowser. President Barack Obama has officially endorsed Democratic mayoral candidate Muriel Bowser, who won the primary in April. Obama lauded Bowser in a press release. “She is a champion for working and middle-class families, and a passionate… Read More

Candidates clash at first D.C. mayoral debate

Last Thursday night, the District’s top three mayoral candidates met at American University for the first of three debates. According to a recent poll, Councilmember Muriel Bowser has 43 percent support among likely voters, while Councilmember David Catania… Read More

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Mayoral primary loser introduces election reform bill

The D.C. mayoral primaries are over, with Muriel Bowser winning the Democratic primary and, effectively, November’s mayoral election as well. The losing primary candidates have packed up their campaigns and cut their losses, but one losing candidate still has… Read More

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Bowser defeats Gray in mayoral primary

Muriel Bowser, the 41-year-old council member from Ward 4, defeated incumbent Mayor Vincent Gray in the Democratic mayoral primary yesterday. Because a Republican mayoral candidate has never won a popular vote election for mayor in D.C.’s history, this means Bowser… Read More