Little-known Miramar, Florida, Mayor Wayne Messam, the city's first black mayor and the son of a Jamaican sugar cane worker, has been contemplating a bid for the presidency for months. In January, he sought advice from political advisers during the U.S. Conference of Mayors summit in Washington, D.C., as the Miami Herald reported. He has also already consulted with potential donors, per South Florida Sun-Sentinel.
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