Raumesh Akbari wins House District 91 primary

Based on uncertified election returns, it appears attorney Raumesh Akbari has won the Democratic Party primary in the special election for House District 91.

UPDATE: Here’s video from WHBQ in Memphis.

Akbari was in the race with six other Democrats.

Akbari heads into the general election facing Libertarian Party candidate Jim Tomasik (listed as Independent UPDATE: now will be listed as a Libertarian Party candidate). That election takes place on Nov. 21.

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  1. […] Tomasik found himself in an opportune moment to prove himself to those who voted him in. State Representative Lois DeBerry passed away last July from pancreatic cancer. Tomasik was encouraged by supporters to run for the seat. Currently, no republican is seeking the nomination for the 91st State House district.┬áRamesh Akbari (D) won the democratic nominee weeks ago. […]