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City Clerk and Judgeships Races

City Clerk and Judgeships Races

City Court Clerk: Let's face it, the clerk jobs in a local election are political in a distinctly different sense from other elective positions.

Meeting Time: Congressmen, Candidates, and Campaign Chairs

Last week was one in which a central figure in the national impeachment drama came to Memphis, and a week in which the three

Council Switch; New House Speaker; Legislative Alteration

A decision by the presiding officials of the local AFL-CIO on Sunday to prohibit speeches by political candidates at their annual picnic at AFSCME headquarters

No Mayoral Debates; Herenton and Strickland Opt Out

With little more than a month left in the city election contest, the bad news is that there will almost certainly be no public

Money Talk: A Look at Council Race Funding

To begin with a correction: In the Politics column for Thursday, August 1st, it was stated that Erika Sugarmon was a candidate for the

Family Matters: It’s Father vs. Daughter in Council District 6 Race

While the Memphis city election was still in the petition-pulling phase, it looked for a while that there might be several family members —

Sugarmon, Carlisle, Greer, and Logan Battle for Council Seats

Erika Sugarmon resembles her father, the late political and legal eminence Russell Sugarmon, in her determination to set aside initial setbacks as a candidate.

Commission Overrides Harris Natatorium Funding Veto

Despite some wishful advance indications that the county government's division over funding the University of Memphis swimming facility ("natatorium," in officialese) would end in some

Downtown Town Hall Leads to Dialogue on City Issues

Council candidate Pearl Eva Walker stirs up a coherent critique

Strickland‘s Amen Corner

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City Clerk and Judgeships Races

Dave Cambron: Im sorry, even in non-partisan elections there are Republicans and Democrats running - Democrats and so-called Democratic Clubs have no »

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Meeting Time: Congressmen, Candidates, and Campaign Chairs

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Family Matters: It’s Father vs. Daughter in Council District 6 Race

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Meeting Time: Congressmen, Candidates, and Campaign Chairs

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