Mayoral candidates keep focus on crime, experience

Thompson, May stick to guns in final days of heated campaign

By Ryan Quinn, Published:

Having won three terms as mayor and four terms as commissioner, Bill May has waged a lot of campaigns. But May, 53, says that this year’s mayoral race against local attorney Kyle Thompson, 36, has been the most negative he has seen in his roughly 20 years in elected office. He says Thompson has also stretched the truth with several of his criticisms.