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Elected youngest mayor in Alabama at age 24

At age 24, Brandaun Dean became the youngest mayor in the State of Alabama and the youngest African American municipal government chief in the nation when he was elected mayor of his hometown, Brighton, Alabama on August 23, 2016.

Dean's aggressive approach to governing left him at odds with many in the old guard of Jefferson County's local politics. In his first six months in office Dean's car was vandalized, police attempted but failed to illegally search the home he shared with his grandmother, and he was reported to the Alabama Ethics Commission for illegal use of a police car after using the vehicle to attend a Global Leadership conference while repairs to his vandalized personal automobile were made.

Source: 2021 Alabama Senate campaign website BrandaunDean.com , Oct 29, 2021

I am Christian, I am open to other faiths

Dean said that there was some confusion about his religion. "I was born and raised a Baptist, and I am a Christian," Dean said. "I am a member of Mountain Brook Baptist Church." Now, he will worship at the mosque, and I am open to other faiths. I have Orthodox Jewish friends.
Source: Alabama Political Reporter on 2022 Alabama Senate race , Jul 20, 2021

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