Jerry Brown elected mayor of Oakland, CA

June 1998
Jet;06/22/98, Vol. 94 Issue 4, p30
Reports on the election of former California Governor Jerry Brown, as mayor of the predominantly Black city of Oakland, California. Reference to Brown as the first White mayor to lead Oakland in an estimate of 20 years; Name of Oakland's first Black mayor; Information on the mayoral changes in Gary, Indiana; Comments from Brown.


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