Political Roundup: Elections warm up with residency challenge, People’s Convention, council races

By , Daily Memphian Updated: March 28, 2023 9:52 PM CT | Published: March 28, 2023 6:45 PM CT

The lawsuits over the five-year residency rule in the mayor’s race get their first court hearing Friday. Meanwhile, four of the mayoral contenders show up for a People’s Convention gathering at LeMoyne-Owen College and council candidates Meggan Kiel and Pearl Walker kick off their bids.


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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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