Most on commission oppose eliminating county primaries

By , Daily Memphian Published: March 08, 2021 7:07 PM CT

The bill in Nashville would outlaw partisan primary elections in Shelby and Davidson counties – the state’s two biggest concentrations of Democratic voters.

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Bill Dries

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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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