January 21st 2010 Beth Reinhardt's article "Ferre Campaign Hanging on by a Thread" is misleading and, while Ms. Reinhardt is entitled to her opinion as a journalist, she didn't report anything I had to say about the status of the campaign in an on-the-record conversation. I spoke with Ms. Reinhardt for 30 minutes. She took all the negatives but none of my rebuttals regarding why my campaign will be viable.
There is no doubt that the road to today's Election Day has been paved with many obstacles, but voters of District 5 have the right to elect the candidate of their choice and whoever is elected should be respected and that message should resonate all the way to the GovernorÃƒÆ’Ã†â€™Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â¢ÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…Â¡Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â¬ÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…Â¾Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â¢s Office in Tallahassee. I feel confident that the voters will choose the right candidate to represent them at City Hall.
In the midst of a historic Presidential Inauguration, more than 250 of the nationÃƒÆ’Ã†â€™Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â¢ÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…Â¡Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â¬ÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…Â¾Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â¢s mayors, led by U.S. Conference of Mayors President Miami, FL, Mayor Manny Diaz, have gathered at the Capitol Hilton in Washington, D.C. for the 77thWinter Meeting of The U.S. Conference of Mayors to discuss national priorities and the proposed Obama Economic Recovery Plan.
Ghenete Wright Muir, Sunrise attorney and former Vice-Chair of the cityÃƒÆ’Ã†â€™Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â¢ÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…Â¡Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â¬ÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…Â¾Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â¢s Planning & Zoning Advisory Board, qualified today to run for the Group B City Commission Seat. The election will be held on March 10th, 2009.