Angry at Misogynist Politics, an Activist Trio Puts Out All-Democrat Ballot Recommendation
Memphians Jones, Wurzburg, and Casey react to what they see as GOP timidity in condemning Trump, Durham.
October 17, 2016 at 12:48AM
Although the Memphis trio of Happy Jones, Jocelyn Wurzburg, and Paula Casey are in the habit of making — and publishing — ballot recommendations for their network of friends toward the end of all local elections, what these longtime women activists are recommending for November 8 is — for them, at least — unprecedented. Jones and Wurzburg both were ground-floor participants in the modern Shelby County Republican Party’s surge to influence in the latter part of the 20th Century, and Casey, too, though avowedly non-partisan, has supported her share of Republican candidates.