It’s not unusual for political candidates to pick running mates that campaign for office on the same ticket, like presidents and vice presidents. But a group of candidates all vying for seats on the Boston City Council are forming a different kind of coalition, with three candidates – two incumbents and a hopeful – all sharing office space and resources. They say the move is a new model of doing local politics that emphasizes supporting each other with the goal of advancing a shared vision for the city. Jim Braude was joined by City Councilors Michelle Wu and Kim Janey, and candidate for City Council At-Large Alejandra St. Guillen.
More info on Three Candidates Run For Boston City Council Together
Lamberton explains why no run-off in Asbury council race
I have heard that some voters in the city are confused about whether or not there should have been a run-off election declared for the third council seat. For those who follow city politics closely, ...
Marielle Franco’s Widow Elected to Rio City Council Amid Historic Wins For Brazilian LGBTQ+ Candidates
Mônica Benício, the widow of slain activist Marielle Franco, was elected to Rio City Council amid a tidal wave of groundbreaking victories.
Brears and Wyatt join council incumbents
In the 2020 election, city council hasn’t changed very much, with four people returning to council seats - Darcy Zaharia, Ken Chyz, Quinn Haider and Randy Goulden - and one former councillor taking. .
Evanston City Council Candidates File Paperwork For 2021 Election
Candidates for mayor, aldermen and city clerk began filing nomination petitions Monday to run in Evanston's municipal elections next year. Evanston voters are set to pick a new mayor and at least one ...
Byelection coming soon in City of Victoria, two frontrunners emerging
Tomorrow marks the start of another election campaign. Eleven candidates are in the running for a single seat on Victoria's city council, previously held by former councillor Laurel Collins, now a ...
Spease wins EG City Council’s Dist. 3 race
Former Elk Grove Planning Commissioner Kevin Spease on Nov. 10 declared victory in the Elk Grove City Council’s District 3 election.
What's next for St. Cloud candidates who came close but weren't elected?
Jacobson, Andrea Preppernau, Steven Schiller, Buddy King and Hassan Yussuf share their plans for future elections, community outreach ...
3-time candidate Cynthia Stanley-Cash enters District 5 Chattanooga City Council race
Cash has entered the Chattanooga City Council race, hoping to represent District 5. Cash, a resident of North Brainerd, has run for the seat twice before — once against then-incumbent John Franklin ...
Will the GOP Return to City Hall?
City Council incumbents Jimmy Flannigan and Alison Alter will once again face off against conservative challengers in December's run-offs. That's not a big surprise, given that the District 6 and ...
Is anybody else running for New York City mayor?
Welcome to City & State’s Campaign Confidential newsletter, where Senior Reporter Jeff Coltin is covering the run-up to New York City’s hugely consequ ...
Did Ceres elect newcomers over City Council veterans? Candidates react to early results
The wife of one mayoral candidate criticized her husband’s opponent on Facebook, writing that he has “zero understanding of basic local government.” ...
Election 2020: Meet the candidates running for Mayor of Portsmouth
Six candidates are vying for the position, and their visions are varied on the future of the city... including whether or not it should have a casino.