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”

Smooth Operator: One of the District’s most successful political operators

Posted by on Jul 20, 2012 in

“Yes, you read that right: Philip Heath Mendelson, the uncoolest of councilmembers, has become a rock star in city politics. The balding middle-aged white guy with the unassuming self-described “nitpicker” personality has quietly built a reputation as one of the few trustworthy adults on the council, successfully bridged the city’s racial divide, and become one ...