Saturday, April 25, 2009

Detroit News Editorial Says Vote Yes on Proposal C.

The Detroit News editorial board has taken a bold step in support of reform and has called for voters to VOTE YES ON PROPOSAL C. The News points out that a Charter Revision Commission allows voters to participate in the reform process from beginning to end, first by passing Proposal C, next by electing Charter Commissioners who believe in stronger ethical standards, more accountability and creating more opportunities for citizens to have an equal standing before their government, by participating in public hearings that the Commissioners will hold once they are elected and then finally by voting again on the new Charter that the Commissioners will prepare. Council by Districts is just one of many reforms that can result from a Charter Revision Commission, so to start the process, Detroiters need to VOTE YES ON PROPOSAL C. Read more here: Editorial: Fix the Charter

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