Tuesday D.C. Election Results

by Borderstan.com September 11, 2008 at 1:44 pm 1,074 0

In Tuesday’s two hotly contested D.C. primary races, Jack Evans defeated Cary Silverman and Patrick Mara beat Carol Schwartz:

  • Incumbent Evans defeated Silverman for the Ward 2 Democratic nomination for the city council. The margin was 64% to 35%. Evans will face Republican Christina Erland Culver in the general election on November 4.
  • Patrick Mara defeated incumbent Carol Schwartz for the Republican nomination for an At-Large seat on the city council by a 60% to 40% margin. Mara now faces independent Michael A. Brown in the general election.

Details from Precinct 16 (Borderstan and surrounding area):

  • Evans received 258 votes (58%) to 182 for Silverman (41%).
  • Mara received 22 votes (59%) to 15 (41%) for Schwartz.
  • Complete Precinct 16 results by party are online at the D.C. Board of Elections and Ethics.


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