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: Blade — Mendelson wins Stein Club endorsement

Posted by on Oct 11, 2012 in

The Gertrude Stein Democratic Club, the city’s largest LGBT political group, voted by acclamation Tuesday night to endorse D.C. Council member Phil Mendelson (D-At-Large) for the post of City Council Chair. … “It’s especially a pleasure for me to be here tonight because of the work I’ve done over the last several years to finally ...

2010: Washington Blade on Stein Club Endorsement

Posted by on Jul 13, 2010 in

“The Gertrude Stein Democratic Club, the city’s largest LGBT political group, voted this week to endorse at-large D.C. City Council member Phil Mendelson over his gay challenger, Clark Ray, 62 percent to 35 percent…. “Mendelson, whose gay supporters portrayed him as an unfailing straight ally who shepherded the city’s same-sex marriage law through the Council ...

2010: Phil Mendelson outscored gay challenger

Posted by on Jul 8, 2010 in

“In the race for at-large Council member, incumbent Phil Mendelson outscored gay challenger Clark Ray, 45.1 percent to 13.9 percent … [in an unscientific straw poll conducted by the Washington Blade at the Capital Pride street festival June 13.] … “Mendelson supporters have predicted LGBT voters will back Mendelson because of his strong support for ...