Board of Canvassers: Napoleon beats Duggan in primary
The Wayne Board of Canvassers met Aug. 20 to certify votes for the Detroit mayoral Election.
The body threw out over 20,000 of write-in candidate Mike Duggan’s votes due to improper marking in the poll books. According to the Board there were 69,000 total votes cast for the office of mayor.
The Board’s count places candidate Benny Napoleon over Duggan with 28,391 votes and Duggan with 23,970 votes.