Sales tax referendum has complex legal and political path

By , Daily Memphian Published: January 17, 2019 12:39 AM CT

A petition drive for a city sales tax hike referendum to restore police and firefighter benefits cut four years ago has become more complex now that the petition signatures are being verified.


John Ryder Sales Tax Referendum Shelby County Election Commission
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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