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Vince Richardson of Las Vegas, Nev., center, and others participates in a prayer circle led by the Men's Choir of the People's Community Baptist Church in Silver Spring, Md. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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A poster promoting D.C. Council member Marion Barry, Ward 8 Democrat, is visible Tuesday behind volunteers for one of his challenger, Advisory Neighborhood Commissioner Sandra Seegers, outside New Image Baptist Church on Alabama Avenue in Southeast. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Joyce Reed of Ward 8 casts her vote at Precinct 116 inside the New Image Baptist Church on Alabama Avenue Southeast in Washington on Tuesday, April 3, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Ward 8 resident Gabrielle Johnson, 8, waits for her mother to cast her vote at Precinct 116 inside the New Image Baptist Church on Alabama Avenue Southeast in Washington on Tuesday, April 3, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Ward 8 resident Teresa Stuart wears "I Voted Today!" stickers on her "It Ain't Obama's Fault" T-shirt after casting her ballot at Precinct 116 inside the New Image Baptist Church on Alabama Avenue Southeast in Washington on Tuesday, April 3, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Assistant poll captain Glinder Barnes (left) helps Mattie B. Butts (right) cast her vote at Precinct 116 inside the New Image Baptist Church on Alabama Avenue Southeast in Washington on Tuesday, April 3, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Assistant poll captain Glinder Barnes (second from right) watches as Mattie B. Butts (left), Marion Ross (second from left) and Teresa Stuart (right) turn out to cast their vote at Precinct 116 inside the New Image Baptist Church on Alabama Avenue Southeast in Washington on Tuesday, April 3, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Former Ward 8 Democratic Party head Jacque Patterson (right), running for a D.C. Council seat from the ward, and Melvin Chandler (left), a volunteer with Mr. Patterson, leave after Mr. Patterson casts his vote at Precinct 116 at the New Image Baptist Church on Alabama Avenue Southeast in Washington on Tuesday, April 3, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Former Ward 8 Democratic Party head Jacque Patterson, running for D.C. Council, casts his vote at Precinct 116 at the New Image Baptist Church on Alabama Avenue Southeast in Washington on Tuesday, April 3, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Former Ward 8 Democratic Party head Jacque Patterson, running for a D.C. Council seat from the ward, gives Jasmine Westbrook (center), a Howard University sophomore volunteering with Mr. Patterson, a shirt to wear outside Precinct 116 at the New Image Baptist Church on Alabama Avenue Southeast in Washington on election day, Tuesday, April 3, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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A poster of incumbent D.C. Council member Marion Barry, Ward 8 Democrat, can be seen behind volunteers for his opponent, Advisory Neighborhood Commissioner Sandra Seegers, outside Precinct 116 at the New Image Baptist Church on Alabama Avenue Southeast in Washington on primary election day, Tuesday, April 3, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum speaks at First Baptist Church in Bossier City, La., on Sunday, March 18, 2012 (AP Photo/The Times, Val Horvath Davidson)

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Former Sen. Rick Santorum of Pennsylvania, a Republican presidential candidate, greets supporters after speaking at Temple Baptist Church in Powell, Tenn., on Wednesday. Mr. Santorum won 15 delegates in the Michigan primary. (Associated Press)

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Republican presidential candidate, former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum, accompanied by his daughter, Elizabeth, speaks at Temple Baptist Church in Powell, Tenn., Wednesday, Feb. 29, 2012. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

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Mayor Vincent C. Gray stands quietly in the back during the invocation by Reverend Dexter Nutall, New Bethel Baptist Church, before delivering the 2012 State of the District Address at the Sixth and I Historic Synagogue in Washington, D.C., Tuesday, February 7, 2012. (Rod Lamkey Jr/ The Washington Times)

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Republican presidential candidate, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, speaks to media during a news conference outside the Exciting Idlewild Baptist Church, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012, in Lutz, Fla. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

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Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich talks to the media during a news conference outside the Exciting Idlewild Baptist Church in Lutz, Fla., on Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

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Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich (left) talks with an unidentified man after arriving at Exciting Idlewild Baptist Church on Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012, in Lutz, Fla. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

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Former Sen. Rick Santorum of Pennsylvania, a Republican presidential candidate, chats with schoolchildren after speaking to backers inside the First Baptist Church of Okeechobee's gymnasium in Okeechobee, Fla., on Tuesday. Some values voters with big families are supporting Mr. Santorum. (Associated Press)

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Central Union Mission staffer and former client Michelangelo Payne runs boxes of fresh fruit over to the Mount Gilead Baptist Church on 13th Street Northwest. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)