I need to weigh in on this-though I am not in this fight having opted out by sending my children to private schools…something which I am extremely satisfied with, and extremely happy not to be emotionally attached to this on-going battle.
I know both you (Ernie) and Frank to some degree but would certainly not pretend to have anything other than an “outsiders” prospective on these discussions except as an interested citizen who feels like I should participate to help the town. I utilize this web site to stay informed-since my business schedule and children often prohibit me from attending any regular meetings.
I would really appreciate more factual based information to help me truly understand the issues/problems and potential solutions- rather than simply questioning people’s honesty- or suggesting people “tricked” voters about their stance on Proposition 46…in particular…when I believe you actually backed a “referendum” to overturn 46 several years ago? I understand this was a political initiative to supposedly get a final decision out on the table but claiming Frank “tricked people” about 46 seems rather hollow after running that movement. Read the rest of this entry »