All posts tagged "elections"

  • Bowser Beats Gray for Dem Nomination

    District voters went to the polls April 1 to select nominees from each of the city’s four major political parties for various offices in this...

  • Rounding Out Stein's Slate

    The two executive committee officers running for re-election to lead the Gertrude Stein Democratic Club, the District's largest LGBT political organization, have announced three newcomers...

  • 13 Virginia Races to Watch in 2013

    In Virginia's elections for the House of Delegates, 44 seats have candidates running unopposed, while 56 seats are being contested. The following list includes some...

  • Why So Serious?

    I take my politics seriously, because politics is a means to an end, how we decide the structure of our society and best provide for...

  • EV Advocates Entering Election Mode

    It's the poll heard round the commonwealth. EV Advocates, a nonprofit affiliate of Equality Virginia that performs voter outreach and education, sent an fundraising email...

  • Capitol Hill and the White House

    With the re-election of President Barack Obama, gains in LGBT representation in Congress, and four victories for marriage equality at the ballot box, advocates declared...

  • Stein Club Upholds Elections

    Members of the Gertrude Stein Democratic Club, the city's largest LGBT political organization, overwhelmingly rejected challenges to the club's Dec. 3 executive-board elections Wednesday evening,...

  • Stein Election Winners Strike Back

      [UPDATE: Due to a scheduling conflict at the John A. Wilson Building, the Gertrude Stein Democratic Club announced Dec. 19 that its “special meeting”...

  • Gay Community Joins Joyful Street Celebration of Obama Victory [video]

    President Barack Obama won re-election on Tuesday, November 6, 2012, beating his Republican challenger Mitt Romney. A slice of Obama's diverse voting base poured out...

  • Values Voter

    It's very unlikely that anyone who knows me would ever consider me a risk-taker. My nickname is ''Brakes.'' I'm like the babysitter who won't let...

  • The Choice?

    When Joe Biden appeared on NBC's Meet the Press May 6, many expected the former senator from Delaware, long known for his penchant for gaffes,...

  • Rooms with an Election View

    Next Tuesday night, Nov. 6, promises to offer plenty of live drama and entertainment, especially in this political city. And this town's LGBT and LGBT-friendly...

  • Obama & Romney on LGBT Issues

    MARRIAGE EQUALITY Obama: First president to openly endorse the right to marry for same-sex couples. Endorses marriage-equality ballot measures in Maryland, Maine and Washington. Opposes...

  • GOP's Hard Line on Gay Marriage

    The Republican Party reaffirmed their opposition to marriage equality earlier this week with language that was as harsh as it was expected. A week before...

  • Gay Libertarian Challenges Holmes Norton

    Bruce Majors's platform for Congress may raise some eyebrows: he doesn't have one. ''I don't think I need one,'' Majors says candidly. ''I'm not running...

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