2012: Washington Blade Endorses Mendelson for Chairman

2012: Washington Blade Endorses Mendelson for Chairman

Posted by on Oct 31, 2012 in

For chairman, I enthusiastically support Phil Mendelson. He is the right person for today. He is a good government candidate in the style of former Council Chair David A. Clarke.

2012: Washington Post Endorses Mendelson for Chairman

2012: Washington Post Endorses Mendelson for Chairman

Posted by on Oct 29, 2012 in

“[Phil Mendelson] is thoughtful and hardworking and is in public office because he wants to make a contribution; his 14 years on the council have been untouched by even a whiff of wrongdoing.”

Nov 6 Special Election Ballot: Remember to “Vote Both Sides”

Nov 6 Special Election Ballot: Remember to “Vote Both Sides”

Posted by on Oct 27, 2012 in

The DC Board of Elections and Ethics has included the November 6 Special Election Ballot on the back side of the General Election Ballot. Please remember to vote both sides for the ballot initiatives and the DC Council Chairman race.

2012: Greater Greater Washington Endorses Mendelson

2012: Greater Greater Washington Endorses Mendelson

Posted by on Oct 27, 2012 in

DC Council chairman: We recommend voting for Phil Mendelson. October 26, 2012 10:20 am Mr. Mendelson is well suited to bring order and credibility to a damaged DC Council. His record of ethics is impeccable

Phil at Ward 1 event with Josh Lopez and CM Muriel Bowser

Posted by on Oct 25, 2012 in

Thursday 25 October, Ward 1 La Molienda Restaurant, 3568 14th Street NW Phil joined Joshua Lopez, Ward 4 Councilmember Muriel Bowser and local Ward 1 residents and activists at a meet and greet. Supporting @electmendelson at @joshualopez202 fundraiser in Ward 1. yfrog.com/oenbbqhuj — MurielBowser (@MurielBowser) October 25, 2012

Join Phil for an Education Forum Mon 29 Oct w/ the Ward Five Council on Education

Posted by on Oct 24, 2012 in

6-8pm, Monday, October 29th Metropolitan Community Church of Washington DC 474 Ridge Street NW (3 blocks from Mt Vernon Sq / Convention Center Metro) A consortium of public education advocacy groups including the Ward Five Council on Education, Empower DC, We Act Radio, DC VOICE, SHAPPE, Parents and Teachers for Real Education Reform, and the ...

TENAC endorses Phil for Council Chairman

TENAC endorses Phil for Council Chairman

Posted by on Oct 24, 2012 in

Phil Mendelson was carefully considered and evaluated before our endorsement which reflects his support for crucial tenant issues such as rent control, affordable rental housing and tenants’ rights. TENAC strongly recommends a vote for Phil in the general election in November.

An Important Step Towards DC Statehood: Local Budget Autonomy

An Important Step Towards DC Statehood: Local Budget Autonomy

Posted by on Oct 22, 2012 in

On 2 October 2012, Phil was joined by all of his Council colleagues in introducing the Local Budget Autonomy Act of 2012 [ DC Council web site ]. “The Local Budget Autonomy Act of 2012 would grant the District the right to enact its local budget without annual congressional oversight as well as to set ...

Mendo at Diego’s: The Anatomy of a Mustache Trim

Mendo at Diego’s: The Anatomy of a Mustache Trim

Posted by on Oct 21, 2012 in

Sunday 21 October 2012 Diego’s Hair Salon, 1901 Q St NW, Ward 2 Phil sat down in Iole’s chair for a mustache trim at Diego D’Ambrosio’s Hair Salon and spoke to other patrons about his campaign. Diego donated the proceeds of today’s special event to the Mendelson for Chairman Campaign. Now back to the nitty-gritty ...

Ward 3 Democrats Candidate Forum

Ward 3 Democrats Candidate Forum

Posted by on Oct 19, 2012 in

Thursday 18 October 2012 St Columba’s Episcopal Church 4201 Albemarle St NW WDC The Ward 3 Democrats held their 2012 Candidates Forum for the DC Council Chairman and, later in the evening, the forum among all the At-Large race candidates.