Councilman Cooper Kicks Off Nashville Mayoral Campaign


Metro Councilman John Cooper on Sunday held his kick-off event for his campaign to try to serve as Nashville’s next mayor.

Cooper kicked off his campaign at Gabby’s Burgers & Fries on Humphreys Street. Saying his event was well-attended, he posted on his campaign’s Facebook page:


Cooper announced in April that he would run for mayor of Nashville after saying as early as February he would not, The Tennessee Star reported.

Cooper is the brother of U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper (D-TN-05) and the son of former Gov. Prentice Cooper

His campaign website is here.

The mayoral election will be held Aug. 1, according to Ballotpedia.

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Jason M. Reynolds has more than 20 years’ experience as a journalist at outlets of all sizes.
Photo “John Cooper Mayoral Campaign Kickoff” by John Cooper.




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  1. Kevin

    Why would anybody support and/or vote for someone who was a supporter of the plan to make Nashville a sanctuary city?