Carol Campbell (politician)

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For Republican politician in South Carolina, see Carroll A. Campbell, Jr..
Carol Campbell
Member of the Philadelphia City Council
from the 4th District
In office
November 27, 2006[1] – January 7, 2008
Preceded by Michael Nutter
Succeeded by Curtis Jones, Jr.
Personal details
Born December 21, 1936
Died November 19, 2009
Political party Democratic

Carol Ann Campbell (December 21, 1936–November 19, 2009) was the Democratic Councilwoman representing Philadelphia's Fourth City Council District. Campbell was narrowly defeated for renomination by Curtis Jones, Jr. on May 15, 2007.

She is the daughter of former councilman Edgar Campbell. She was under investigation by the Pennsylvania Attorney General for corruption charges[2] prior to her death in November, 2008.[3]

Campbell was Secretary of the Democratic City Committee and Chair of the Alliance of Black Ward Leaders.[4]


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