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Braun’s attempt to be city’s 2nd female mayor falls short

Published on February 23, 2011 By admin

by La Risa Lynch “We have not won this election,” Carol Moseley Braun told a crowd of supporters gathered at the Parkway Ballroom Tuesday night. “It’s a painful thing to lose an election,” she added. “We gave it our best. We worked very hard. We went all over the city.” But in the end it [...]

Davis’ withdrawal draws ire

Published on January 14, 2011 By admin

Coalition that selected him as consensus candidate not consulted by La Risa Lynch Carol Moseley Braun is now the only major Black candidate in the city’s race for mayor after Congressman Danny Davis and state Senator Rev. James Meeks dropped out. But that hardly makes Braun the consensus candidate within the Black community, says a [...]