Cornwall Ontario – An incensed Cornwall Ontario City Councilor, Mark A MacDonald, sent an angry email from his vacation in Barbados over a budget committee vote for a tax hike of nearly 5% for 2018 to council and the media this afternoon!
[bs-quote quote=”Hello everyone: With respect, if you signed the pledge and voted in favour of a tax increase, it’s hypocritical and two-faced.
If you don’t believe me you can look up the meaning of those words in the dictionary. It’s a fact.
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At the root of his tirade was the Community Action Group (CAG) pledge to keep taxes at zero raises which clearly this council and most that signed the pledge have failed to do including those that voted to ratify the record hike.
What do you think dear CFN viewers? Should politicians be held accountable for pledges and promises? You can post your comments below.