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Posters for Ward 8 D.C. Council candidates surround former Ward 8 Democratic Party head Jacque Patterson (second from left), who is running for a council seat from the ward, as he hugs Kathy Arnold, a supporter of incumbent council member Marion Barry, also a Democrat, outside Precinct 116 at the New Image Baptist Church on Alabama Avenue Southeast in Washington on Tuesday, April 3, 2012. Also pictured is Jasmine Westbrook (left), a Howard University sophomore volunteering with Mr. Patterson, and Craig Leak (right), a volunteer with council candidate Sandra Seegers. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)
Photo by: ANDREW HARNIK
Posters for Ward 8 D.C. Council candidates surround former Ward 8 Democratic Party head Jacque Patterson (second from left), who is running for a council seat from the ward, as he hugs Kathy Arnold, a supporter of incumbent council member Marion Barry, also a Democrat, outside Precinct 116 at the New Image Baptist Church on Alabama Avenue Southeast in Washington on Tuesday, April 3, 2012. Also pictured is Jasmine Westbrook (left), a Howard University sophomore volunteering with Mr. Patterson, and Craig Leak (right), a volunteer with council candidate Sandra Seegers. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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