Low turnout in special elections draws questions, complaints from County Commission

By , Daily Memphian Updated: January 09, 2023 7:34 PM CT | Published: January 09, 2023 7:34 PM CT

The State House District 86 primaries have drawn 275 early voters through the weekend, out of the 45,000 in the district, which has raised questions. 


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