At-Large Member of the Council of the District of Columbia

Official Date Elected Dates Re-Elected Reason no longer holding the office
Douglas Moore (D) 11-5-74   Ran for Chairman, was defeated in Primary 9-12-78
Julius Hobson (STD) 11-5-74   Died while in office
Marion Barry (D) 11-5-74 11-2-76 Ran for Mayor and won 11-7-78
Jerry A. Moore, Jr. (R) 11-5-74 11-2-76, 11-4-80 Defeated in re-election in Primary 9-11-84
John Ray (D) 5-1-79 1 11-4-80, 11-6-84,
11-8-88, 11-3-92
Did not seek re-election
Betty Ann Kane (D) 11-7-78 11-2-82, 11-4-86 Ran for Delegate to the House and was defeated in Primary 9-11-90
Hilda H.M. Mason (STD) 4-2-77 2 11-7-78, 11-2-82,
11-4-86, 11-6-90,
11-8-94
Defeated in re-election 11-3-98
Carol Schwartz (R) 11-6-84   Did not seek re-election
William Lightfoot (I) 11-8-88 11-3-92 Did not seek re-election
Linda Cropp (D) 11-6-90 11-8-94 Ran for Chairman in Special Election and won
Harold Brazil (D) 11-5-96 11-7-00 Defeated in re-election in Primary 9-14-04
Carol Schwartz (R) 11-5-96 11-7-00, 11-2-04 Defeated in re-election Primary 9-9-08
David Catania (R) 12-2-973 11-3-98, 11-5-02,
11-7-06, 11-2-10
Ran for Mayor and lost 11-4-14
Phil Mendelson (D) 11-3-98 11-5-02, 11-7-06, 11-2-10 Ran for Chairman of the Council and won 11-6-12
Kwame R. Brown (D) 11-2-04 11-4-08 Ran for Chairman of the Council and won 11-2-10
Michael A. Brown (I) 11-4-08 Defeated in General Election
11-6-12
Vincent Orange (D) 4-26-114 11-6-12  
David Grosso 11-6-12    
Anita Bonds (D) 4-23-13 11-4-14  
Elissa Silverman 11-4-14    

1 Special Election to fill remainder of Jerry A. Moore, Jr. Unexpired Term.
2 Special Election to fill remainder of Betty Ann Kane's Unexpired Term.
3 Special Election to fill remainder of Linda Cropp's Unexpired Term
4 Special Election to fill remainder of Kwame R. Brown's Unexpired Term

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