Borderstan Brief

by Tim Regan June 15, 2016 at 8:55 am 0

Bernie Sanders supporter BRIEF

Bowser Bloc Busted? — Three incumbent D.C. Councilmembers aligned with Mayor Muriel Bowser lost their seats last night. Vincent Orange, LaRuby May and Yvette Alexander all fell to challengers Robert White, Trayvon White and former Mayor Vincent Gray, respectively. Jack Evans, who ran unopposed, kept his job. [DCistWashington Post; Washington City Paper]

Baby Orangutan Coming Soon — Bei Bei? Who’s that? Sorry, panda cub: it’s all about Batang’s baby now. The 19-year-old orangutan is reportedly 22 weeks pregnant. [Washington City Paper]

Clinton, Sanders Meet Downtown — Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders met at the Capital Hilton (1001 16th St. NW) last night to hammer out their differences. The two candidates reportedly discussed raising wages and reducing college costs and agreed to work together on their “shared agenda.” [New York Times]

New Chef Takes Over at U Street’s Vinoteca — Anna Miller, a veteran of Rouge 24, has taken the helm at the wine-centric bar on U Street. [Washingtonian]


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