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Critic of Hobart mayor announces GOP challenge

Critic of Hobart mayor announces GOP challenge

Hobart Mayor Brian Snedecor will face a challenge in the November general election from Larry Brown, a longtime resident and vocal critic of the mayor and the Team Snedecor concept. Snedecor, incumbent council members, the clerk-treasurer and city judge are running together as a team. "These council members were elected by their constituents to represent their constituents, not the mayor," Brown said. Brown, 72 and a former Democrat, said he will run on his own on the Republican ticket. He was defeated in a recent run for precinct committeeman as a Democrat. This is his first candidacy for mayor. While Brown said he'll address all the issues in his campaign at a...