Candidates fighting 2020 misinformation run to administer local elections

By: - December 29, 2021 6:03 am

Denzel McCampbell ran for city clerk in Detroit after the 2020 election because he was inspired to fight attacks on voting rights, he says. He lost the race to incumbent Janice Winfrey in November. (Photo courtesy of Denzel McCampbell via Flickr)

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Kira Lerner
Kira Lerner

Kira Lerner is the democracy reporter for States Newsroom, the Louisiana Illuminator's parent nonprofit in Washington, D.C. She has previously covered voting, criminal justice, and civil rights issues for publications including Votebeat and The Appeal.

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