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by Srijan Sen
On Tuesday night incumbent Representative Leon D. Young defeated opponent Tracey Dent in the Democratic primary from Milwaukee’s 16th district.
Young secured 62.37 percent, 2,309 votes, while Dent got 37.17 percent, 1,376 votes, cast in his name.
Although the final count including absentee and late ballots will be released on Monday August 18, Young is the clear winner of this assembly race, as of Wednesday morning, with 100 percent of regular votes being reported.
In an interview with the Shepard Express, Young cited lack of employment, turmoil in public education, and …
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NOTICE OF PARTISAN PRIMARY
August 14, 2012
OFFICE OF THE MILWAUKEE COUNTY ELECTION COMMISSION
TO THE ELECTORS OF THE CITY OF MILWAUKEE, MILWAUKEE COUNTY:
Notice is hereby given of a partisan primary to be held in the City of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County on the 14th day of August, 2012, at which the nominees for the offices named below shall be chosen. The names of the candidates for each office, whose nominations have been certified to or filed in this office, are given under the title of the office under the appropriate party or …
Community leader and long-time public servant Ray Harmon has formed a campaign for Milwaukee Common Council in Aldermanic District 9 against incumbent Alderperson Robert Puente.
“I am very excited to officially announce my campaign,” Harmon said. “I have met with residents, business owners, municipal employees and faith leaders to discuss the issues and challenges we are facing on Milwaukee’s Northwest Side.”
“For the past 15 years I have helped small businesses create jobs, managed government budgets and worked to improve our quality of life,” added Harmon. “I want to bring my proven …