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The runoff what-if and other takeaways from election night

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 06, 2023 2:29 PM CT | Published: October 06, 2023 9:36 AM CT

With no runoff to face, Paul Young will become the next Memphis mayor with just over 27% of the vote. And that doesn’t even factor in the low turnout for Thursday’s election.


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Samuel Hardiman

Samuel Hardiman

Samuel Hardiman is an enterprise and investigative reporter who focuses on local government and politics. A native Rhode Islander who lives in Midtown, he enjoys tennis, golf and reading.


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