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Detroit Regional Chamber’s PAC Board Endorses Mike Duggan As Write-In Candidate In The 2013 Detroit Mayoral Primary

DETROIT, July 2, 2013 – Today, the Detroit Regional Chamber’s Political Action Committee (PAC) Board endorsed former Detroit Medical Center CEO Mike Duggan as a write-in candidate for the August 6 primary for the Detroit mayoral election in November.

“The Chamber and the Detroit business community know and respect Mike Duggan.  Mike is a recent former Chamber Board member and we know and applaud his work to turn around the Detroit Medical Center and his strong record of public service as Wayne County prosecutor.  Furthermore, we believe the citizens of Detroit deserve the broadest choice of qualified candidates,” said Chamber President and CEO Sandy K. Baruah. “The Chamber looks forward to seeing the outcome of the primary election and evaluating the final two candidates in the general election.”

A video of the Detroit Mayoral Candidate Forum hosted by the Chamber PAC at the 2013 Mackinac Policy Conference is available online at:

About the Detroit Regional Chamber With over 20,000 members and affiliates, that employ over three quarters of a million workers, the Detroit Regional Chamber is one of the largest chambers of commerce in the country. The Chamber’s mission is carried out through business attraction efforts, advocacy, strategic partnerships and providing valuable benefits to members. For more information, please visit

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