Herenton opens campaign for Memphis mayor with charges of ‘elitism’ in city’s prosperity

By , Daily Memphian Updated: April 08, 2019 10:33 AM CT | Published: April 07, 2019 3:14 PM CT

The former mayor drew several hundred people to southwest Memphis as his opens his challenge of incumbent mayor Jim Strickland on the Oct. 3 city ballot.

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2019 Memphis Elections Jim Strickland Ricky Wilkins Tami Sawyer Willie Herenton
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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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