Thank you, Lake Evesham Community Association, for hosting the 4th District Baltimore City Council Candidates Forum. It was pleasure participating in this great discussion regarding important issues impacting our community. To view the debate, please click this link .
Yesterday, I participated in the 4th District City Council Candidates Forum hosted by League of Women Voters, Harbel Community Organization, and NECO. Thank you for hosting this great discussion. To view the debate, please click this link .
BALTIMORE, Aug. 8, 2019 – Today, civil rights attorney Anson Carlton Asaka announced his candidacy for Baltimore’s District 4 City Council seat. “Contrary to President Donald Trump’s racist statements about Baltimore City and the Hon. Elijah Cummings, Baltimore is a beautiful and vibrant city,” Asaka, a four year resident of the Mid-Govans neighborhood, said after filing election paperwork this morning. “However, there are urgent issues in this city that must be addressed now.” “I am running for city council because I want to see a better Baltimore,” Asaka, an NAACP National Office Associate General Counsel, added. “Now is the time for change. We need safe neighborhoods, clean streets, good jobs, living wages, great schools, well-funded recreation centers, police accountability, political integrity, corporate responsibility and environmental justice. More simply, we need equity, prosperity and opportunity for all of Baltimore, not just in the enclaves of H