Twitchy told you earlier tonight about D.C. Marion Barry, Jr. working hard for every vote in his Democratic primary city council race. Well, the votes are in — and Barry has secured Ward 8 handily.

He worked Twitter like a boss and he’s celebrating in true social media style — re-tweeting every last congratulatory wish in the Twitter-verse:!/marionbarryjr/status/187387482948644864

More Marion Barry mania on Twitter:!/Eyeambeautiful/status/187388999680270338!/marionbarryjr/status/187391468133036032!/getmegotmegone/status/187388455599349760

He did a Twitter happy dance. And he did a real happy dance, too:!/nbcwashington/status/187380436106878976