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 Philadelphia
Died November 19, 2008
Philadelphia
Political party Democratic

Carol Ann Campbell (died November 19, 2008) 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]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "3 new members join City Council, They fill vacant seats will run in May". Philadelphia Daily News. November 28, 2006. Retrieved November 15, 2011. 
  2. ^ http://www.philly.com/philly/hp/news_update/20070511_Campbell_under_scrutiny.html
  3. ^ "http://youngphillypolitics.com/carol_campbell_passes_away". Young Philly Politics. 2008-11-19. Archived from the original on 2011-07-18. Retrieved 2009-09-12.  External link in |title= (help)
  4. ^ "Heir, Apparently :: Philadelphia City Paper. 25 Years of Independent Journalism.". citypaper.net. 21 September 2006. Retrieved 20 May 2015. [permanent dead link]