Political Roundup: Young opens HQ in Poplar Plaza, Wharton on name recognition

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 31, 2023 3:25 PM CT | Published: May 29, 2023 12:36 PM CT

Mayoral contender and Downtown Memphis Commission president Paul Young drew a crowd of around 150 Saturday, May 27, to his campaign headquarters at Poplar Plaza — the first among the contenders.


2023 Memphis Mayor's race Paul Young Willie Herenton A C Wharton Jr.

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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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