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Delegates gave her the margin over rival Matt Perry after three ballots, according to Twitter reports and the Southwest Journal.
Unopposed, Minneapolis City Council Member John Quincy won the DFL Party's Ward 11 endorsement. Ward 8 and 13 DFL conventions are set for May 11.
Some delegates-to-be evidently spent time on their devices, judging by the social media action during Tuesday's gatherings.
Here's a roundup of links about the 2013 Minneapolis mayoral and city council elections from several local news sources.
Matt Perry and Linea Palmisano tangled April 9, 2013 at the Washburn Library in a debate sponsored by the Southwest Journal and the League of Women Voters.
Minnesota Public Radio highlighted their differences on how the city should handle charges of police misconduct.
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The Ward 13 city council member from Southwest Minneapolis packed Honey the night before a mayoral candidate forum.
Watch the forum at Solomon's Porch as candidates Mark Andrew, Jackie Cherryhomes, Betsy Hodges, Don Samuels, Gary Schiff, Jim Thomas and Cam Winton make their pitches.
The Star Tribune's MPLS. blog examined the 'wine inspector' issue raised at last week's mayoral debate. Do current on 'charter wine license' rules put an undue burden on wine bars in Southwest Minneapolis?
The Ward 13 Council Member representing Southwest Minneapolis will officially announce her mayoral campaign on April 2, 2013 at Honey Lounge.
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