Photo by kristin_a (Meringue Bake Shop) on Flickr.

Tuesday is the primary election in both DC and Maryland. If you are registered and haven’t voted early, go vote!

DC residents can find their polling place here, and Maryland residents here.

Greater Greater Washington has endorsed the following candidates, all in the Democratic primaries:


Your ballot isn’t the only important part of your vote. Volunteers will also be at polling places soliciting signatures for important ballot initiatives. In DC, make sure to sign the petitions for Initiative 70, to ban corporate campaign contributions. In Maryland, don’t support the effort to send Maryland’s new marriage equality law to a referendum.

David Alpert is Founder and President of Greater Greater Washington and Executive Director of DC Surface Transit. He worked as a Product Manager for Google for six years and has lived in the Boston, San Francisco, and New York metro areas in addition to Washington, DC. He lives with his wife and two children in Dupont Circle. Unless otherwise noted, opinions here are his and not the official views of GGWash or DCST.