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Detroit Regional Chamber’s Political Action Committee Announces Detroit City Council Endorsements

Today, the Detroit Regional Chamber’s Political Action Committee (PAC) Board of Directors announced endorsements for the Detroit City Council municipal election in November. Endorsements include:

  • Janeé Ayers (At-Large)
  • Scott Benson (3rd District)
  • Brenda Jones (At-Large)
  • Gabe Leland (7th District)
  • André Spivey (4th District)
  • James Tate (1st District)

“Detroit’s resurgence continues to be driven by the leadership and dedication of our public servants. These members of the City Council are working tirelessly to improve city services, create jobs for local residents, and maintain a balanced budget,” said Brad Williams, vice president of Government Relations for the Detroit Regional Chamber.

“We are proud partners in their efforts and are confident of the great work they will continue to do once re-elected,” he added.

The Chamber PAC Board of Directors regularly meets to identify and support pro-business candidates and policies that support the Chamber’s public policy priorities. After careful consideration, the Board made the endorsements based on responses to a Chamber PAC survey, input from PAC members and personal interviews.

About the Detroit Regional Chamber

Serving the business community for more than 100 years, the Detroit Regional Chamber is one of the oldest, largest and most respected chambers of commerce in the country. The Chamber’s mission of powering the economy for Southeast Michigan is carried out through economic development, education reform, regional collaboration and providing valuable benefits to members. For more information, please visit