A D.C. resident who declined to give his name walks into a University of the District of Columbia Community College building, formerly Backus Middle School on South Dakota Avenue in northeast to vote in a special election to replace Harry Thomas for Ward 5 city councilmember, Washington, D.C., Tuesday, May 15, 2012 (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

Photo by: ANDREW HARNIK

A D.C. resident who declined to give his name walks into a University of the District of Columbia Community College building, formerly Backus Middle School on South Dakota Avenue in northeast to vote in a special election to replace Harry Thomas for Ward 5 city councilmember, Washington, D.C., Tuesday, May 15, 2012 (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)