"We deserve an independent voice that's rooted in our communities and willing to fight for the opportunity all Washingtonians need to thrive.
Markus Batchelor
Candidate for DC Council At-Large
District Residents' donations will be matched 5 to 1 by DC's New Public Financing Program.

It's Time for A new generation of
dc leadership.

We need bold leadership on the DC Council, with both the experience and perspective needed to urgently address the real needs of our neighborhoods and families. We deserve an independent voice, rooted in our communities, that is willing to fight for the opportunity all Washingtonians need to thrive. From healthcare and education; to public safety and government accountability, we’ll advance an agenda together that will begin to make DC a city that works for all of us.

Meet the kid from congress heights

A third-generation Washingtonian and lifelong Ward 8 resident, Markus Batchelor is a proven leader and a fearless fighter. He's experienced firsthand the devastating impact of inequity in DC been steadfast in his advocacy for progressive values in our communities. It's time we send someone to the DC Council who has both the right experience and the right perspective.
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A BOLD VISION FOR THE FUTURE OF OUR CITY.

What We're fighting for

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Charlotte Clymer

Writer and LGBTQ Activist

ruth wattenburg

PRESIDENT of the DC STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION  & WARD 3 REPRESENTATIVE

Diallo Brooks

Community Activist

James Harnett

VICE CHAIR AND COMMISSIONER of ANC 2A

Matthew Frumin

FOUNDER of Coalition for DC Public Schools & Communities

Christian herr

FOUNDer OF DC Alliance of Charter Teachers and Staff

michael Grier

PRESIDENT OF THE WARD 8 EDUCATION COUNCIL

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