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Questions About Candidates In Wayne County Commissioner Race

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LaKeisha Finn is a relative of Ficano appointee Kwame Finn who has never run for office and isn't registered to accept campaign donations (Courtesy WXYZ).
LaKeisha Finn is a relative of Ficano appointee Kwame Finn who has never run for office and isn't registered to accept campaign donations (Courtesy WXYZ).

A battle over a seat on the Wayne County Commission has one contender crying foul. She's accusing her opponent of using the race card to split up votes, and she says it's not the first time.

"No one can sell Burton Leland like Burton Leland," said Wayne County Commissioner Burton Leland, who sits on the 15 member board. This year he is up for re-election against precinct delegate Monique McCormick, but at the last minute in May a third candidate entered the race.

Suddenly, Leland and McCormick had a new, unknown opponent. Her name? LaKeisha Finn.

Read the whole story at WXYZ

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