Elections

Durham County

Cash rolling into Durham mayoral race; who’s got what?

One-term, ex-City Councilman Farad Ali and political newcomer and hip-hop artist Pierce Freelon have both raised nearly $60,000, a record for this point in a mayoral race. Meanwhile, City Councilman Steve Schewel, a former school board member who has been elected to the City Council twice, brought in $13,722.