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Change of Schedule -> Wed., April 1, 2015 Ward 8 City Council Candidate Forum @ Ballou High School

4.1.2015 _ W8 Candidate ForumThe dates for the planned debates and forums for the Ward 8 City Council Race have undergone some revisions.

According to the latest news release …

Ward 8 City Council Candidate Forum!
Have you decided who you are voting for as your next Ward 8 City Councilmember on April 28, 2015? If you are still sorting through the bunch, the Anacostia Coordinating Council along with 30+ Ward 8 and city-wide community based organizations would like to invite you to participate in the upcoming candidate forum!


The forum will include a Ward 8 Resident Straw Poll. Come out and vote your candidate of choice!

 Ward 8 City Council Candidate Forum 

When: Wednesday April 1, 2015

Time: 6:30pm – 9:00pm

Where: F.W. Ballou High School – 3401 4th St., SE

Straw Poll: Ward 8 Vote

For more information contact Charles Wilson, 202.834.0600 /

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Upcoming Forums for Ward 8 Councilmember Special Election

The mayoral debate at Anacostia High School nearly got out of control. What will happen when candidates for the Ward 8 City Council position debate?

Mayoral debate at Anacostia High School.

March 24th, Tuesday, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm, Gertrude Stein Democratic Club endorsement forum, Bethlehem Baptist Church, 2458 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, SE.  The moderator will be Sam Ford,WJLA-TV reporter.  Only candidates who are registered Democrats will be eligible to participate.  Anyone who is a member of the club 30 days before this forum will be eligible to vote and a candidate must receive 60% of the votes to receive the endorsement.  Potential members can join the club at  For more information contact

March 25th, Wednesday, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm, DC Federation of Civic Associations (DCFCA) forum, Thurgood Marshall Academy Public Charter School, 2437 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, SE.  Tom Sherwood, WNBC-TV reporter has been invited to be the moderator.  The DCFCA will sponsor forums for the special elections in Wards 4 and 8 on its regular meeting dates (the fourth Wednesday) in March and April.   You are encouraged to become a member of a DCFCA affiliate.  For more information, contact the First Vice President, Philip Pannell, at

March 31st, Tuesday, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm, Ward 8 City Council Collaborative Candidates Forum and Straw Poll, sponsored by the Anacostia Coordinating Council, Ballou High School PTSA, ANC 8C and other organizations, Ballou HS, 3401 4th Street, SE.  For more information,contact the forum chairman, ANC Commissioner Charles Wilson (8A05), at

April 8th, Wednesday, 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm, Anacostia/Bellevue/Congress Heights AARP Chapter #4870 forum, Covenant Baptist United Church of Christ, 3845 South Capitol Street, SW.  Denise Rolark Barnes, publisher of the Washington Informer and former DC AARP state president has been invited to moderate.  For more information, contact the chapter president, Philip Pannell, at

list via Anacostia Coordinating Council 

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