[Summit] Kevin Jackson on the landlord tax rate

Jacqui Ketner jacqui at akutech.com
Sun Nov 2 15:18:57 CST 2014


I need someone to help me with the Santorum connection   One of you liberal supporters of Mitchell     A clear response   What is his position on gay people? 

Jacqui

> On Nov 2, 2014, at 12:14 PM, Martha Fraenkel <mfraenkel at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> I asked Kevin Jackson to explain to me why he voted to lower the tax rate on landlords, including the vote to override Taveras' veto:  The council voted 10-4 to support to override the veto, with Council President Michael Solomon, Majority Leader Seth Yurdin, Ways and Means Committee Chairman David Salvatore and Councilman Sam Zurier siding with Taveras. 
> 
> His response went something like this:   &((*#%) (S UIO&{) %#=B)#%J"OVY()%+$@]si
> 
> I find it impossible to support someone who can't or won't use plain English to explain his positions.
> 
> Martha Fraenkel 
> 
> 
> 
>> On 11/2/2014 11:41 AM, Art Norwalk wrote:
>> What kind of progressive democrat would not only support, but lead, the campaign of a twice-convicted Republican felon for mayor?
>> 
>> What kind of progressive democrat would ignore campaign finance reporting laws for years, refusing to reveal the sources of his funds? Kevin Jackson says he didn't know the rules, but after 20 years in office and repeated notices from the Board of Elections, that's a stretch.
>> 
>> -- Art
>> 
>> At 11:21 AM 11/2/2014, Emlyn Addison wrote:
>> 
>>> With respect, Jackson's record is also proof that he doesn't always play by the rules. And it's not a stretch to consider they might appeal to the same voter base, given that Jackson was a councilman 20 years ago...during Cianci's second term.
>>> 
>>> So for anyone with even a rudimentary understanding of cronyism in this state, we should be forgiven for regarding any such connections with well-founded suspicion.
>>> 
>>> Emlyn
>>> On Nov 2, 2014 11:01 AM, "Greg Weiss" <gregw85 at gwmail.gwu.edu           > wrote:
>>> Hello all,
>>> 
>>> Here are some facts to at least consider: Marcus Mitchell was a registered republican, who ran for office as a republican in Philadelphia, and was a high level aid for Rick Santorum. 
>>> 
>>> Kevin Jackson’s voting record is proof that he is a progressive             democrat. 
>>> 
>>> Sent from my iPhone
>>> 
>>> On Nov 2, 2014, at 9:20 AM, Emlyn Addison <noisyblocks at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> 
>>>> More to the point: are supporters of Jackson largely supporters of Cianci? The two are hardly unrelated. That might help to gauge how relevant any forthcoming information might be.
>>>> 
>>>> I'm not convinced that questions about a challenger trump knowns about an incumbent.
>>>> 
>>>> Emlyn
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> On Fri, Oct 31, 2014 at 4:36 PM, Sumati Eberstadt                 <sumieber at earthlink.net > wrote:
>>>> 
>>>> Michael, I’d like to second Art’s request for facts about this. I’m voting on Tuesday and would love to know what information you have. It might change my mind. And which policies do you find so extremely conservative?
>>>> 
>>>> Sumati
>>>> 
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