Sherwood’s Notebook: Clear Skies For Mayor Bowser?
Sherwood’s Notebook: Clear Skies for Mayor Bowser?
At first glance, Karl Racine dropping out of any potential race for mayor suggests an easier road for Mayor Muriel Bowser and a tougher road for Vincent Gray if — or probably when — Gray gets in.
Racine, the D.C. attorney general, would have split some of Bowser’s support among white and middle-class African-American voters, maybe opening a narrow path for Gray, the former mayor and current Ward 7 D.C. Council member.
On WAMU’s Politics Hour on Friday, Racine declined to embrace Bowser. He has had many positive things to say about Gray’s term as mayor, despite the …