BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - A man who's been heavily involved in the aftermath of theshootings had a different focus in Buffalo Saturday.
True Bethel Baptist Pastor Darius Pridgen spent the afternooncampaigning door-to-door for a seat on the City's commoncouncil.
Pridgen says he's running on a message of "power to the people,"and getting people involved in government.
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Pastor Darius Pridgen said, "This is our neighborhood. These areour neighborhoods. So we must be responsible. And one of thosethings is by ensuring that they are involved in government, thatthey are involved with the leaders whom they elect."
Pridgen is trying to unseat Dr. Curtis Haynes Jr., who took overas the Ellicott District's representative when Brian Davis resignedlast year following a misdemeanor conviction.
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