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{{tnr}}'''Washington, D.C.''' is the capital of the [[United States]]. It is the 24th largest city in the country. The 2010 Census reported the population at 632,323.<ref>[http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/11000.html ''US Census'' "Quick Facts: Washington DC" Accessed December 16, 2013]</ref>
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The city of Washington D.C. will be holding municipal elections in 2014. The mayor and seven city council seats will be up for election.
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*[http://www.dc.gov Official City Website]
  
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'''Government of Washington, D.C.'''<br>
 
[[Judgepedia:Washington, D.C. Supreme Court|Supreme Court]] •
 
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[[Washington, D.C. Mayor|Mayor]] •
 
[[District of Columbia Office of Policy Analysis|Office of Policy Analysis]] •
 
[[District of Columbia U.S. Attorney's Office]] •
 
[[District of Columbia Office of Campaign Finance|Office of Campaign Finance]]
 
 
'''Washington, D.C. Wards'''<br>
 
[[District_of_Columbia_counties#Ward_1|Ward 1]] • [[District_of_Columbia_counties#Ward_2|Ward 2]] •
 
[[District_of_Columbia_counties#Ward_3|Ward 3]] • [[District_of_Columbia_counties#Ward_4|Ward 4]] •
 
[[District_of_Columbia_counties#Ward_5|Ward 5]] • [[District_of_Columbia_counties#Ward_6|Ward 6]] •
 
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* [[Ballot access requirements for political candidates in Washington D.C.|Ballot access for candidates]]
 
* [[Local ballot measures, Washington, D.C.|Local ballot measures]]
 
* [[Washington, D.C. vote fraud|Vote fraud]]
 
* [[School bond and tax elections in Washington, D.C.|School district bond issues]]
 
* [[Shadow Congresspersons]]
 
 
'''Laws and history'''
 
* [[Process_for_qualifying_an_initiative_or_referendum_in_Washington%2C_D.C.|Process of qualifying an initiative or referendum]]
 
* [[Campaign_finance_requirements_for_ballot_measures_in_Washington%2C_D.C.|Campaign finance requirements]]
 
* [[History_of_Initiative_%26_Referendum_in_Washington%2C_D.C.|History of initiative and referendum]]
 
 
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* [[Washington, D.C. media|Newspapers and blogs]]
 
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Revision as of 08:06, 16 December 2013

Washington, D.C. is the capital of the United States. It is the 24th largest city in the country. The 2010 Census reported the population at 632,323.[1]

Elections

2014

The city of Washington D.C. will be holding municipal elections in 2014. The mayor and seven city council seats will be up for election.

External links

References