Billingsley says Ford-Ray dueling letters ‘pretty antagonistic’

By , Daily Memphian Published: July 25, 2020 4:00 AM CT

On The Daily Memphian Politics Podcast, the County Commission chairman says the differences between the two don't appear to extend to the rest of the commission. Mark Billingsley also said he hopes to move to lift the county hiring budget freeze once there is a reconciliation of the budget approved by the commission last month after rejecting Mayor Lee Harris's original proposal.


Daily Memphian Politics podcast Mark Billingsley Shelby County Commission Joris Ray Edmund Ford Jr.

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