Tag: mayoral race

Your Views: Wilson is dismissive of voters

To the editor: In the May 20 Alexandria Times voter’s guide, both mayoral candidates were asked the same ten questions asking for one-word answers....

Your Views: Hopkins House endorsements

To the editor: This is a critical election in Alexandria’s history. Earlier this month, Hopkins House invited candidates running for public office in the...

Your Views: Silberberg ignored the pandemic

To the editor: The COVID-19 pandemic has been horrific for our country, with more than half a million lives lost, including over 130 Alexandrians....

Your Views: Environmental Council for Silberberg

To the editor: The Environmental Council of Alexandria endorses Allison Silberberg for mayor. ECA is a nonprofit advocacy organization formed by residents of Alexandria. The...

My View: Why I’m running for mayor with Justin Wilson

In January of 2019, I took the oath as Alexandria’s mayor. I promised to chart a course of “bold, persistent experimentation” and define a...

Your Views: We need Allison for education

To the editor: As a teacher and a parent of two daughters, both ACPS students, I sit in a unique position to observe and comment...

Campaign cash: fundraising reports released for mayoral, city council races

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Incumbent Mayor Justin Wilson outraised former Mayor Allison Silberberg by about $25,000 in overall donations during the period Jan. 1 to...

DRBA to host virtual mayoral debate

The Del Ray Business Association will be hosting two virtual events next month ahead of the local Democratic primary, which will take place on...

Letter to the Editor: The mayoral race and Democratic theory

To the editor: The race for the Democratic nomination for mayor can be viewed as the latest iteration of a centuries-old debate about democracy. On one...

Letter to the Editor: Silberberg leads way on ethics

To the editor: I read with great interest the Alexandria Times article on May 17 regarding campaign contributions to the mayoral candidates, “Defining ‘business before...