Political Newcomer Kim Ford Is Challenging Norton | Afro
Political Newcomer Kim Ford is Challenging Norton | Afro
D.C. Delegate Eleanor Holmes has generally had no problem getting re-elected to the U.S. Congress since 1990 but she faces a spirited challenge this year from a political newcomer.
Kim Ford, who worked as an assistant secretary of education in the Obama administration and as a dean at the University of the District of Columbia, is competing against Norton in the June 19 Democratic Party primary. Ford said it is time for the District of Columbia to have a new voice on Capitol Hill.
Kim Ford has worked for the Obama administration and for the University of the District of …