Tommy Wells

As a standing-room-only crowd of 250 District voters packed into the basement of Dumbarton House, moderator Davis Kennedy of The Current Newspapers introduced six candidates for DC mayor Thursday...
Petitions to place your name on the April 1, 2014 primary ballot for Mayor were available to be picked up on Friday, November 8th and it took only five days for the DC Bar to hold the first mayoral...
Since the current City Council has determined to keep the 2014 primary on April Fool’s Day the field entering the Mayor’s race will almost of necessity be made up of people with some...
In 2010 the voters of the District approved having the Attorney General be independently elected. Today the AG is appointed by the Mayor. There are many issues which remain regarding how that office...
In what could be seen as a rebuke to Councilmember David Catania’s recent actions, last week Mayor Gray delivered a speech on the future of education reform in the District. It was widely seen...
A posthumous lifetime achievement award was given to the family of W.T. Weaver Wednesday at the Georgetown Business Association (GBA) Leadership Awards Luncheon. (Photo by: Judith Beermann) Jack...
(Photo by: The Georgetown Dish) The 16-year-old Evans triplets: Katherine, John and Christine Jack Evans, the District longest-serving councilmember, Georgetown resident and father of 16-year-old...
 If creative leaders from elsewhere ever thought that art is dull in D.C., they are learning differently.This city on The Potomac has always been on the cusp of challenging art, music,...
We’ve got a while to go before anyone even declares any interest in running in 2014, but with all the recent press about how Mayor Vincent Gray got elected, with two aides admitting to secret...
A healthy dose of skepticism between the Council and the Mayor’s Office is good but the relationship doesn’t always have to be adversarial and acrimonious. A big question is what role the...