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Young II considers mayor's race

Feb 21, 2017 - The Detroit News

Petitions for Detroit mayor were picked up Monday for state Sen. Coleman A. Young II, according to the city's Department of Elections, making the Detroit Democrat a possible high-profile challenger to Mayor Mike Duggan.

If Young follows through, he would be the biggest name so far to consider going up against Duggan, who announced more than two weeks ago that he would seek a second four-year term.

Records show about 25 candidates have picked up petitions for the Aug. 8 primary race. ...