2014-04-02T045616Z_2_CBREA31087W00_RTROPTP_2_USA-POLITICS-DISTRICTOFCOLUMBIA

Scandal-tainted Washington mayor loses Democratic primary

Councilmember Bowser talks to people in Precinct 89 Eastern Market during the District of Columbia Democratic mayoral primary election day in WashingtonBy Ian Simpson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – District of Columbia city council member Muriel Bowser swept to victory over scandal-plagued Mayor Vincent Gray in the U.S. capital’s crowded Democratic Party primary on Wednesday. Winning the Democratic primary is seen as tantamount to taking the general election in the heavily Democratic city. “God bless you, and let’s go to work,” Bowser, a city council member for the past seven years, told cheering supporters. In the November election, Bowser will face David Catania, an openly gay independent member of the city council who is seen as the strongest challenger.

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