"Dernoga unanimously elected council chairman; Exum new vice-chair"
Gazette, December 8, 2005 (by Tiesha Higgins, Staff Writer)
"Pr. George's Council Picks New Chairman"
Post, December 7, 2005
The Prince George's County Council named Thomas E. Dernoga (D-Laurel) as its chairman and Camille Exum (D-Seat Pleasant) as its vice chairman."Council welcomes new leader; Development likely hot issue again next year"
Examiner (by Anna Bailey, Examiner Staff Writer)
Includes discussion of development issues ("Dernoga is a land-use lawyer") and mentions ongoing friction with County Executive Jack Johnson.