Posted by Elissa Silverman on December 22, 2015 at 2:48 PM
What an amazing first year in office! I wouldn’t be in this position--able to do this great, important work--without your support. So thank you! Thank you for your passion and commitment to making the District of Columbia a progressive, innovative, inclusive city of opportunity for all.
My staff and I worked hard this year to focus on the issues that matter most: schools, public safety, affordable housing, workforce and economic development, WMATA and public transportation, homelessness, clean energy, clean government, and clean elections! OK, that’s a pretty long list. There’s a lot that matters. I put great energy into oversight, making sure I understood how and why we were investing money and other government resources. I worked with my twelve council colleagues to lead the introduction of six bills and be a co-introducer of 48 more bills that I truly believe will make our city more accountable and accessible.
And we’re just getting started…Read more