Strickland pursuit of basics tested in re-election bid

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 02, 2019 9:30 AM CT | Published: September 02, 2019 4:00 AM CT

Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland is running for re-election on a record of basics in a campaign that emphasizes consistency and separates him from past mayors who have emphasized their vision for the city. It's a different political path that has its challenges.

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Bill Dries

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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