Tyler Yount Leading Moses Freeman City Council Campaign

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Moses Freeman, candidate for Chattanooga City Council District 8, said Tyler Yount will serve as his campaign manager.

He has been an organizer for Organizing for America, President Obama’s grassroots political organization, and most recently has served as campaign manager for Rep. Gloria Johnson’s successful campaign for State House in Knoxville.

 



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