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Mendelson Election 2002 main page
Democratic Candidate for
At-Large Councilmember in the
November 5, 2002, general election
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is working to improve DC
Community involvement and attention to detail."
The City Paper, 6/28/02
Phil Mendelson "does his homework,
diligently attends to his legislative duties and keeps long hours
on behalf of his constituents:"
The Washington Post, 8/29/02
I pledge to work for a DC that holds a
bright future for every citizen.
That's what I've been doing, and that's
what I'll continue to do.
At-Large City Council
November 5th * General Election
: Phil has supported a 38% increase in DCPS funding since
1999. His legislation for FY2003 protects the money budgeted
for local schools. Phil's surprise inspections of DC Public
School facilities have led to improved services for students. Teachers
Environment : Phil is a
leader in the effort to improve air quality and eliminate
unhealthy Code Red days. He pushed WMATA to purchase clean
natural gas buses. Phil fights for better water quality. His
legislation to increase tree coverage will safeguard endangered
urban trees for generations to come. The Sierra Club endorses
Good Government and City Services
: Phil believes in a DC that can and must deliver reliable
services. His legislation requires troubled agencies to develop
realistic spending plans and to bear the cost of mismanagement.
Labor: 100% support from labor unions
for Phil — including teachers, firefighters, police and nurses.
Environmentalists: 100% support from environmental groups.
Professional Groups: DC Medical Society, Trial Lawyers
Association, Washington Board of Realtors
For more information visit www.ReElectPhil.com
or call the campaign at 966-1485
Paid for by "Mendelson for
Council 2002," Helen Epps, Treasurer; Bill Lightfoot, Chairman
3871 Newark St., NW, Washington, DC 20016
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