We Won!

Posted by on Apr 2, 2014 in

As you may have already seen, Phil won last night’s election with 81% of the vote.

Hear why Phyllis Klein supports Phil

Hear why Phyllis Klein supports Phil

Posted by on Mar 30, 2014 in

Ward 2 resident Phyllis Klein explains why she supports Phil for DC Council Chairman.

2014: Washington City Paper endorses Phil

2014: Washington City Paper endorses Phil

Posted by on Mar 27, 2014 in

“[Phil's] persnickety approach to lawmaking serves him, and the District, well”

2014: TENAC Endorses Phil

2014: TENAC Endorses Phil

Posted by on Mar 26, 2014 in

“Phil Mendelson has been a tenant-friendly council member since he has been on the council and that is why we have endorsed him every time.”

What is the truth behind recent political attack ads?

What is the truth behind recent political attack ads?

Posted by on Mar 26, 2014 in

In the final week before the election, attacks have been launched against Phil. In a political environment that’s filled with misleading negative campaigns, it is important for voters to know the facts:

Phil has fought to increase MPD funding and staffing

Phil has fought to increase MPD funding and staffing

Posted by on Mar 25, 2014 in

In 2011, Phil fought to increase the Metropolitan Police Department’s (MPD) budget to $7M and staffing to 3,900.

2014: GLAA Gives Phil a Perfect +10

2014: GLAA Gives Phil a Perfect +10

Posted by on Mar 25, 2014 in

The Gay and Lesbian Activist Alliance does not endorse, but gave Phil a perfect +10 rating. “Democratic incumbent Phil Mendelson (+10) has been our champion on the council. His record, including shepherding the marriage equality effort through the council over a period of many years, is unchallenged. Most recently, Mr. Mendelson introduced and moved through ...

2014: Phil requests your vote April 1

Posted by on Mar 22, 2014 in

A Message from Phil: But don’t take Phil’s word for it, listed to other supporters: Read about more supporters on Phil’s endorsement page. To find your April 1 polling location, please check the DCBOEE web site: here.   Listen to Phil’s daughter Addie endorse someone special for the 2014 DC Council Chairman election. All campaign ...

2014: Peter Rosenstein, published in Washington Blade

Posted by on Mar 21, 2014 in

March 21, 2014 “For Council chair I urge support for Phil Mendelson. He has proven himself a steadfast supporter of progressive policies and is a stabilizing force on the Council. From his support of LGBT human and civil rights issues to his work to preserve and build affordable housing; from his efforts to make sure ...

2014: Addie puts her heART into this endorsement

Posted by on Mar 21, 2014 in

Listen to Phil’s daughter Addie endorse someone special for the 2014 DC Council Chairman election. All campaign art created by Addie Mendelson: