Strickland, Sawyer differences on police and protests are personal and political

By Updated: August 12, 2019 10:42 AM CT | Published: August 12, 2019 4:00 AM CT
<strong>The differences between incumbent mayor Jim Strickland and challenger Tami Sawyer, who is now a Shelby County commissioner, are deep and often personal when it comes to police and how police have handled the new generation of political activism of the last five years or so. </strong>(Houston Cofield/Daily Memphian file)

The differences between incumbent mayor Jim Strickland and challenger Tami Sawyer, who is now a Shelby County commissioner, are deep and often personal when it comes to police and how police have handled the new generation of political activism of the last five years or so. (Houston Cofield/Daily Memphian file)

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2019 Memphis Elections Jim Strickland Tami Sawyer Michael Rallings
Bill Dries

Bill Dries

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


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