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Strong mayor antes up

Hoa Quach, SAN DIEGO NEWS NETWORK

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

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"Fewer than four years ago, Jerry Sanders became the mayor of San Diego. He was dealt a tough hand with a pension deficit, a budget deficit and a city council that was recouping from a corruption scandal disclosed in its chambers...In a poll taken by the National University System Institute for Policy Research, 49 percent (of Americans or San Diegans?) would vote to make the strong-mayor governance permanent, while 22 percent were “firmly opposed” to it."