Detroit Mayoral Inauguration
An inauguration ceremony was held for Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick at the Fox Theater. Judges Damon Keith and Karen Fort Hood… read more
An inauguration ceremony was held for Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick at the Fox Theater. Judges Damon Keith and Karen Fort Hood administered the oath of office. Following remarks by campaign supporters, Mayor Kilpatrick gave his second inaugural address. Among the topics he addressed were Detroit’s rising health care costs and a transformation of the city government.
On November 8, 2005, Mayor Kilpatrick defeated Freman Hendrix (D), by 53 to 47 percent of the vote, to win a second, four-year term as Detroit mayor.
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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Arthur Blackwell II Chief Strategist Kilpatrick (Kwame) Mayoral Campaign
- Frankie Darcell Talk Show Host WMXD-Radio, Detroit
- Damon J. Keith Senior Judge U.S. Court of Appeals->Sixth Circuit
- Kwame M. Kilpatrick Mayor [D] Detroit
- David Baker Lewis Chairman Kilpatrick (Kwame) Mayoral Campaign
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