TITLE

Motown singer runs for Detroit City Council

AUTHOR(S)
Mfuni, Tanangachi
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
New York Amsterdam News;8/18/2005, Vol. 96 Issue 34, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that in the Detroit City Council's elections that were held earlier this month, singer Martha Reeves finished ninth in a field crowded by 120 other candidates, and will slug it out with the top 17 vote-getters for the city's nine City Council seats on November 8, Election Day. Reeves joins the roster of celebrities, including actor turned governor of California, Arnold Schwarzenegger; professional wrestler turned Minnesota governor, Jesse Ventura; and gospel singer turned councilwoman, Shirley Ceaser.
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