Dwaine Caraway

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Dwaine Caraway
Mayor of Dallas
In office
February 26, 2011 – June 26, 2011
Preceded by Tom Leppert[1]
Succeeded by Mike Rawlings.
Personal details
Born Dallas, Texas, U.S.[2]
Political party Democratic[citation needed]
Spouse(s) Barbara Mallory Caraway[3][4]
Residence Dallas, Texas
Website Official Mayoral Website

Dwaine Caraway is a former Mayor of Dallas after previous mayor Tom Leppert resigned to campaign for a US Senate seat.[5][6][7] [8] [9] [10] Caraway's first meeting with the Dallas city council was on March 2. He served as interim mayor until June 26, 2011[11] He was succeeded by Mike Rawlings.[12][13]

Caraway graduated from Roosevelt High School and attended Texas Southern University.[14] Caraway was previously a Dallas City Council Member representing District 4.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dallas' new era of opportunity". Dallas Business Journal (American City Business Journals). June 24, 2007. Retrieved February 28, 2011. 
  2. ^ "About Dwaine". Retrieved 28 February 2011. 
  3. ^ Beck, Lita; Frank Heinz (23 March 2011). "Caraway Tape Released". KXAS. Retrieved 24 March 2011. 
  4. ^ "Police: Caraway incident may have started over apron". WFAA. 23 March 2011. Retrieved 24 March 2011. 
  5. ^ Civale, Craig (February 23, 2011). "Caraway takes over as interim Dallas mayor on Friday". WFAA. Retrieved 28 February 2011. 
  6. ^ Thompson, Steve (February 25, 2011). "In Dallas mayor’s shoes now, Caraway says he won’t go out on a limb". The Dallas Morning News. Retrieved February 27, 2011. 
  7. ^ Wilonsky, Robert (26 February 2011). "City Hall Hours Before He Becomes Mayor, Caraway Has Message for "Believers, Doubters and Critics"". Dallas Observer. Retrieved 28 February 2011. 
  8. ^ Austin, BJ (28 February 2011). "New Interim Dallas Mayor Takes Over". KERA. Retrieved 2 March 2011. 
  9. ^ Thompson, Steven (28 February 2011). "Dwaine Caraway spends his first day on the job as Dallas mayor". Dallas Morning News. Retrieved 2 March 2011. 
  10. ^ Cutler, Mellisa (28 February 2011). "Dwaine Caraway Takes Over as Dallas Mayor". KDFW. Retrieved 2 March 2011. 
  11. ^ "First city council meeting for Dallas' interim mayor". WFAA. 2 March 2011. Retrieved 3 March 2011. 
  12. ^ Novak, Daniel (18 June 2011). "Mike Rawlings Wins Dallas Mayoral Election". KDAF. Retrieved 20 June 2011. 
  13. ^ "ELECTIONS: Rawlings, Price cruise to victory; Hightower narrowly defeated in Arlington 29 7share0share0share37". Dallas Voice. 18 June 2011. Retrieved 20 June 2011. 
  14. ^ Schutze, Jim (27 March 2008). "THE DWAINE CARAWAY SHOW". Dallas Observer. Retrieved 15 June 2015. 


Political offices
Preceded by
Tom Leppert
Mayor of Dallas
2011
Succeeded by
Mike Rawlings