In a runaway, Justin Pearson snares District 86 victory

Voters in Tennessee House of Representatives District 86 Tuesday overwhelmingly chose a new generation of leadership over a veteran politician. Environmental activist Justin Pearson trounced nine opponents, including lawyer and former Shelby County Commissioner Julian Bolton, garnering 52.3 percent of the votes cast in a special election primary to replace the late Barbara Cooper. Cooper, […]

In a runaway, Justin Pearson snares District 86 victory
Voters in Tennessee House of Representatives District 86 Tuesday overwhelmingly chose a new generation of leadership over a veteran politician. Environmental activist Justin Pearson trounced nine opponents, including lawyer and former Shelby County Commissioner Julian Bolton, garnering 52.3 percent of the votes cast in a special election primary to replace the late Barbara Cooper. Cooper, […]