City Council weighs partisan primaries ballot question or move to court for runoffs

By , Daily Memphian Published: September 12, 2023 7:09 PM CT

Memphis City Council has seven more meetings to take a final vote on a ballot question to allow partisan primaries in city elections. Some argue it would be better to go to court and get a runoff provision reinstated for all city offices.


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Bill Dries covers city and county government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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