Why Isn’t Phoenix Mayor Stanton Facing More Opposition For Re-Election?

Published: Friday, June 12, 2015 - 3:09pm
Updated: Friday, June 12, 2015 - 3:17pm
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Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton

The candidate list for August’s mayoral election in Phoenix is now official. Mayor Greg Stanton is only facing off against two opponents: Matthew Jette and Anna Brennan.

When Stanton beat five other candidates to reach the 2011 runoff, Brennan finished in last place.

So, why isn’t Stanton facing more intense opposition?

We asked Bill Scheel, partner at Javelina Consulting, and Phoenix City Councilman Sal DiCiccio.

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