FORT WORTH, Texas — Mattie Parker announced victory Saturday as the next mayor of Fort Worth, Texas, making it one of America’s largest cities with a GOP mayor.
Parker, 37, was to meet with former Democratic county president Deborah Peoples. which will be the city̵7;s first black mayor The public conceded defeat as Parker had more than 53% of the vote while still counting.
Parker will succeed her former boss, Fort Worth mayor Betsy Price, a retiring Republican after 10 years and the longest-serving mayor of the burgeoning city that has had a burgeoning reputation. 1 million residents