2014: DC for Democracy Endorses Phil

Posted by on Feb 28, 2014 in

DC for Democracy: 83% endorsement vote: “Having endorsed Phil Mendelson in the 2012 special election, DC for Democracy is proud to endorse him again. Phil has been a champion for worker rights, good governance and fair taxation. He deserves credit for recent victories in raising the minimum wage and mandating paid sick leave. We trust ...

2014: H.O.T.E.L. endorses Phil for Chairman

2014: H.O.T.E.L. endorses Phil for Chairman

Posted by on Feb 26, 2014 in

February 26, 2014 , the Hotel Association’s Political Action Committee, Hotel Organization to Elect Leaders (HOTEL), has endorsed Chairman Phil Mendelson (D), Council Chairman for the 2014 Democratic Primary Election. Hotels in the District account for $220 million in tax collections to the District each year, with $1.9 billion spent on lodging annually in Washington ...

2014: Metro Washington Council AFL-CIO Back Phil for Chair

2014: Metro Washington Council AFL-CIO Back Phil for Chair

Posted by on Feb 25, 2014 in

Metro Washington Council AFL-CIO Takes Tuesday, February 25, 2014 Metro Washington Council AFL-CIO Takes (Metropolitan Washington Council, AFL-CIO) In DC City Council primary races the following actions were taken: endorsed: … Phil Mendelson (Chair). “We look forward to coming together after the primary as we work to improve the lives of working families throughout the ...

2014: Metro Washington Council AFL-CIO endorses Phil

Posted by on Feb 25, 2014 in

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 “Metro Washington Council AFL-CIO Endorses Mendelson” — DCLabor

Phil on Council Code of Conduct

Posted by on Feb 17, 2014 in

Letter to the Editor D.C. Council’s code adjustments defines representational activities Published Tuesday February 11 2014 in The Washington Post The Feb. 10 editorial “Situational ethics,” criticizing the D.C. Council, was short on substance. Council members were faulted for taking action to amend our code of conduct, but nothing was said about the specifics of ...

2014: AFGE District 14 endorses Phil

2014: AFGE District 14 endorses Phil

Posted by on Feb 16, 2014 in

February 16, 2014 “AFGE, the largest federal and D.C. government employee union representing more than 670,000 workers … supports, in conjunction with the D.C. Metropolitan Central Labor Council, … D.C. Council Chairman Phil Mendelson…” — Eric Bunn Sr., National Vice President

2014: DCAR RPAC Endorses Phil for Council Chairman

2014: DCAR RPAC Endorses Phil for Council Chairman

Posted by on Feb 7, 2014 in

DCAR RPAC5 February 2014, DCAR RPAC After careful review, the DCAR RPAC Trustees found Phil Mendelson to be an example of integrity for his colleagues.

Phil on DC Promise, DC TAG, FireEMS Services, MPD Salaries

Posted by on Feb 7, 2014 in

Thursday 6 February 2014, NewsTalk Channel 8 Phil notes that the District’s Federal Tuition Assistance Grants (DC TAG) program is not enough since it is restricted only to assistance for post secondary assistance for public institutions in other states. He wants to ensure increased assistance particularly for students from low income families. DC Promise is ...