Surely it was but a coincidence, not an omen, but on Monday evening, at which time Memphis Councilman JB Smiley Jr.’s gubernatorial ambitions were becoming public, a double rainbow appeared in the western sky.
Smiley, 33, filed campaign finance paperwork last week with the state of Tennessee. The paperwork allows a potential Smiley campaign to raise cash for a potential bid for governor.
Two newly minted Memphis City Council members, Michalyn Easter-Thomas and JB Smiley, Jr., see Memphis, and the U.S., as occupying a moment in history that might not come again.
Every year, the Memphis Flyer recognizes twenty young leaders who will help shape the future of our city. This year included our very own JB Smiley,
Release: It’s Official! Attorney JB Smiley, Jr. Announces Comprehensive Plan For Livable Neighborhoods In District 8
Contact: The Committee to Elect JB Smiley, Jr. Amber Sherman – Campaign Manager 901.612.1559 www.votejbsmiley.com ATTY JB SMILEY, JR ANNOUNCES CANDIDACY FOR SHELBY COUNTY