POLITICS: The Twin Towers
Both Mayor Herenton and Rep. Ford, consistent rivals, have a penchant for surprise
November 14, 2002 at 4:00AM
It is still a time when, despite the occasional pro forma denials that come from either side of the equation, the names Ford and Herenton can add up to tension, rivalry, and one-upmanship. In some ways, the rivalry symbolized by these two prominent Memphis political names is exponentially larger these days, though the opportunities for head-on confrontation are now relatively few.