Mayoral

21 Feb 19
Florida Politics - Campaigns & Elections. Lobbying & Government.

“It’s critical that we take resiliency seriously, and address the impacts of sea level rise.”

21 Feb 19
New Pittsburgh Courier

Olivia Bennett, a Manchester native who now lives in Northview Heights, and who works as an administrator for the director of the cancer virology program at the Hillman Cancer Center, has announced her candidacy for the Allegheny County Council seat currently held by Denise Ranalli Russell. She is the only Black female in the race […]

21 Feb 19
Fantastic Facts

She served as mayor of Argonia, Kansas, becoming the first woman elected as mayor and one of the first women elected to any political office in the United States.[1] Lewis and Susanna Salter had a total of nine children, one of whom was born during her tenure as mayor and died in infancy. Susanna Salter […]

21 Feb 19
Florida Politics - Campaigns & Elections. Lobbying & Government.

“We should not be building plants that rely on fossil fuels.”

21 Feb 19
Florida Politics - Campaigns & Elections. Lobbying & Government.

Gardner currently works as business and brand consultant.

21 Feb 19
The Randomization

TIL that in 1887 a group of men added Susanna M. Salter to the mayoral ballot of Argonia, Kansas, as a prank to discourage women from running for office. She then won by a 2/3 majority and became America’s first female mayor. https://ift.tt/2aIm6WB Submitted February 21, 2019 at 03:29PM by etymologynerd Via Reddit https://ift.tt/2ItvUVc Note […]

21 Feb 19
Florida Politics - Campaigns & Elections. Lobbying & Government.

“We’re going to complain about the turnout and we don’t even have it on our website.”

21 Feb 19
The C Is for crank

1. After a two-and-a-half hour meeting Wednesday night, city council member Kshama Sawant cast the lone vote for her own resolution to send interim Human Services Department Jason Johnson’s nomination as HSD director back to the mayor’s office. However, since no one on the human services committee, which Sawant chairs, voted “no,” the resolution will move […]

21 Feb 19
WTVR.com

Joe Morrissey, the former state delegate and Richmond mayoral candidate, last week listed his 5,100-square-foot house at 8700 Osborne Turnpike with an asking price of $1.9 million.

21 Feb 19
IMURNEWS

CHISINAU (Reuters) – Two opposition leaders on Thursday accused Moldovan authorities of poisoning them, drawing a rapid denial from the ruling party, just days before a parliamentary election that threatens to tip the east European country back into crisis. Maia Sandu and Andrei Nastase, who have joined forces to campaign against the ruling Democratic Party […]