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Ward 2 Council Member-Elect Brooke Pinto to Be Sworn In June 29
June 18, 2020•
The term will last through this year, then Pinto, the youngest Council member and the first Ward 2 rep to succeed Jack Evans in almost 30 years, will likely continue in a new term in 2021.
Brooke Pinto Wins Ward 2 Race
June 7, 2020•
A former assistant D.C. attorney general, Pinto was endorsed by D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine, Sen. Richard Blumenthal, Rep. Joe Kennedy and the Washington Post.
Ward 2 Vote: Pinto, Kennedy Too Close to Call; Evans Rejected
June 3, 2020•
With Brooke Pinto and Patrick Kennedy tied, and many mail-in ballots to be counted, the winner of the Democratic primary for Ward 2’s District Council seat might not be known for a week.
In Your Power to Vote: Your Freedom, Your Independence
June 1, 2020•
The Georgetowner calls on you, the Ward 2 voters, to research the candidates carefully and, yes, vote twice: in the Ward 2 primary election, to be held June 2, and in the special election on June 16.
Ward 2 Race Contributions, Controversies Heat Up
All but one of the Democratic candidates signed on to the Fair Elections Program — a voluntary process that provides base amounts and matching funds for those who pledge to only accept small donations.
Ward 2 Council Campaigns Go Online
March 25, 2020•
In less than 10 weeks, the District’s primary election will take place on Tuesday, June 2. Besides voting for a presidential candidate, District voters — who are largely registered Democrats […]
Jack Evans Withdraws From Special Election
March 19, 2020•
But Evans said he would unquestionably stay in the race for the new four-year term, to be decided in the Nov. 3 general election.
Ward 2 Debate: Evans Wants Second Chance, Gets Boos
March 6, 2020•
Jack Evans participated in the March 5 forum alongside eight other candidates, all vying for the Ward 2 Council seat he resigned in January.
Jack Evans Files to Run in Both June Elections for His Old Seat
January 28, 2020•
He’s baaaack … already. Just ten days after leaving his Ward 2 District Council seat that he held for almost 29 years, Jack Evans filed papers with the Board of […]
Ward 2 Council Candidates Debate, Minus Evans
September 30, 2019•
Long-term Council member Jack Evans did not participate in the Sept. 26 debate, as he has not yet declared his candidacy for the 2020 race.