Sunday, January 10, 2010
1/10/2010 05:07:00 AM asheville , Cecil Bothwell , City Council , commentary , economic socialism , Gordon Smith , Leslee Kulba , Terry Bellamy 2 comments
The Asheville City Council had it's annual retreat yesterday, and here are some thought about it from Leslee Kulba:
The Lioness of Asheville, Leslee Kulba nails it. Read the rest at her blog, Wild West. All emphasis in the quoted excerpt from her blog are mine.
I think that Asheville is getting EXACTLY what it deserves. Especially since the "conservative" candidates who ran in the last election took the fool's road and pledged to not raise more than $3,000 for their election campaigns.
My hope is that some serious conservatives will run in 2011 and stop the bleeding. I do not think it likely, but am willing to be pleasantly surprised.
Here is the Financial Report, titled "Asheville 2010: A Financial Crossroads"