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Primary Election: Meet the Mayoral Candidates

July 29th, 2013

So many candidates, so many choices for Detroit's next Mayor. As we approach the Primary Election (Tuesday, August 6), WDET wants you get to know the candidates. We asked each of the official candidates to introduce themselves and tell us why voters should choose them. Each was given two minutes.

Photo: Detroit Free Press
You can listen to their responses here:



Candidate Jean Vortkamp


Candidate John Telford

Candidate Sigmunt Szczepkowski

Candidate Mark Murphy

Candidate Lisa Howze

Candidate Herman Griffin

Candidate Fred Durhal, Jr.

Candidate Mike Duggan

Candidate Krystal A. Crittendon

Candidate D'Artagnan M. Collier

Candidate Angelo Brown

Candidate Benny Napoleon

Candidate Tom Barrow

Candidate John Olumba

Candidate Willie Lipscomb


Audio from the United Way of Southeast Michigan Forum