Lumumba narrowly wins debate poll - - The News for South Mississippi

Lumumba narrowly wins debate poll

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Thursday night, we ask viewers to vote for the winner in our Jackson Mayoral Debate. Voting lasted 90 minutes, and Chokwe A. Lumumba and Tony Yarber were neck-and-neck all evening.

When the voting ended at 9:30, here's how things stood:


  • Chokwe Antar Lumumba 11,790
  • Tony Yarber 11,483
  • Margaret Barrett-Simon 5,043
  • Melvin Priester 3010
  • Regina Quinn 155
  • Harvey Johnson 124
  • John Horhn 92


Overall, we received more than 31,000 total votes. Thanks for participating in our poll.

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