FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 24, 2019
Contact: Marina Streznewski, email@example.com
Seventeen Ward 2 Advisory Neighborhood Commissioners Endorse Patrick Kennedy for Ward 2 Council Seat
Washington, DC - Today, DC Council candidate Patrick Kennedy is announcing that 17 Advisory Neighborhood Commissioners in Ward 2, including two ANC chairs, have endorsed his campaign. There are 38 commissioners altogether in Ward 2, including Patrick.
“I’m honored to have the support of so many community leaders who believe in our message and vision for the future of Ward 2,” said Patrick Kennedy. “Ours is a grassroots coalition of change, and I am committed to fighting for our neighborhoods and delivering results.”
“In my dealings with Patrick I have found him to be thoughtful, deliberate, and focused on the issues,” said 2B07 Commissioner Kari Cunningham. “Always willing to listen to diverse viewpoints, his style is both constructive and pragmatic. Patrick represents the best choice for Ward 2, and his approach to building bridges will serve the ward well.”
“Over the past few years I have worked closely with Patrick to progress important issues like transportation access, sustainability, and LGBTQ equality,” said 2B05 Commissioner Randy Downs. “With Patrick as councilmember for Ward 2, the LGBTQ community will have an advocate fighting every day for the lifesaving policies and resources we need and deserve.”
Advisory Neighborhood Commissioners endorsing Patrick:
Nicole Goldin, 2A02 commissioner (West End)
Trupti Patel, 2A03 commissioner (Foggy Bottom)
Phil Schrefer, 2A05 commissioner (Foggy Bottom)
Jeri Epstein, 2A06 commissioner (West End)
Detrick Campbell, 2A07 commissioner (Foggy Bottom)
James Harnett, 2A08 commissioner (Foggy Bottom)
Matthew Sampson, 2B01 commissioner (Dupont Circle)
Daniel Warwick, ANC 2B Chair and 2B02 commissioner (Dupont Circle)
Aaron Landry, 2B04 commissioner (Dupont Circle)
Randy Downs, 2B05 commissioner (Dupont Circle)
Mike Silverstein, 2B06 commissioner. Mike served as Chair of ANC 2B (Dupont Circle) from 2009 to 2010.
Kari Cunningham, 2B07 commissioner (Dupont Circle)
Beverly Schwartz, 2B08 commissioner (Dupont Circle)
David Bender, ANC 2D Chair and 2D01 commissioner (Sheridan-Kalorama). David is the Chair of Patrick’s campaign.
Joe Gibbons, 2E02 commissioner. Joe served as Chair of ANC 2E (Georgetown, Burleith, & Hillandale) from 2017 to 2018.
Anna Landre, 2E04 commissioner (Georgetown)
Matias Burdman, 2E08 commissioner (Georgetown)