Political Roundup: People’s Convention fiery finale, Kelsey’s end

By , Daily Memphian Published: August 13, 2023 4:00 AM CT

Mayoral contender Paul Young took the convention’s endorsement Saturday, Aug. 12, but rival Van Turner delivered a fiery speech and both called for changing the city’s political status quo. City council endorsements are also listed.


Memphis People's Convention Brian Kelsey Van Turner Paul Young

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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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