Candidate plans to seek Roanoke City sheriff seat again

Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Candidate plans to seek Roanoke City sheriff seat again

For the second time Joe Bush plans to seek the Democratic nomination for Roanoke City Sheriff in 2013. That is what an email said from his campaign manager, W. Andrew Ridgway who was soliciting time to speak to a neighborhood organization. It said, “We would like to develop strategies to improve the relationship between the […]

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Democratic Primary Sheriff Candidate, Joe Bush Criticizes Sheriff Johnson

Tuesday, June 2, 2009

Roanoke, VA—Joe Bush, Democrat for Sheriff, will hold a press conference Tuesday, outside the Roanoke City Courthouse at noon, to address the reported lawsuit against Sheriff Octavia Johnson. Joe Bush would not comment about the legality of the case—but said that it is one more episode in a troubling pattern of mismanagement by Sheriff Johnson.  […]

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Candidate Joe Bush Calls Sheriff “Irresponsible”

Sunday, April 12, 2009

BUSH CALLS JOHNSON “IRRESPONSIBLE” AND FOR JOHNSON TO PUBLICLY PLEDGE NOT TO HOLD SNIPER TRAININGS WITH DEPUTIES CLOSE TO TARGETS AGAIN. Roanoke VA—Joe Bush (D-Roanoke City), Democratic Candidate for Roanoke City Sheriff, will hold a press conference on Monday, April 13th at 1 pm on the City Courthouse steps addressing the need for responsibility in […]

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Joe Bush Officially Announces for Sheriff

Monday, March 23, 2009

Joe Bush Officially Announces for Sheriff

Joe Bush with two of his young girls hanging onto his leg and pulling his coat tails announced for the Democratic nomination for Roanoke City Sheriff. Don Caldwell, Commonwealth Attorney was in attendance and Vice-Mayor Sherman Lea who is Bush’s superior in the Department of Corrections Parole Division introduced Bush. Bush said he would contribute 10% […]

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Democrat Joe Bush to Announce for Sheriff

Wednesday, March 18, 2009

Democrat Joe Bush to Announce for Sheriff

Democrat Joe Bush will announce for Sheriff on Monday, March 23 on the Roanoke Courthouse steps at noon. Bush will face Frank Garrett in a June 9th primary for the Democratic Party’s nomination. The winner of the primary will then face current incumbent Republican Sheriff Octavia Johnson in November. Bush has served 15 years in […]

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