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Despite slow release of returns, it appears that Washington at-large Councilman Kwame Brown will win reelection.
Longtime Councilwoman Carol Schwartz, however, appears to have fallen short in a write-in campaign after losing the GOP primary. Her seat will be taken by Michael Brown, who is not related to Kwame Brown, the Washington Post reports.
In other council races, incumbents Jack Evans (D-Ward 2), Muriel Bowser (D-Ward 4), Yvette M. Alexander (D-Ward 7) and Marion Barry (D-Ward 8) appeared headed for easy wins.
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