Wendy Cato has applied for the open city council seat left vacant after Ronnie Thompson became Mayor. Her and John Henry, another candidate, have consistently received two votes each from the current council, resulting in a stalemate. She also worked closely with former Mayor Mel Cohen’s campaign against Ronnie last year. We speak to her about the open seat, the COMMA, clean political campaigns, and the differences between a “hands-off” Ronnie and a “hands-on” Mel.
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Local music featured in this episode:
Thing Sloth – Step Down
Thing Sloth – Lenoirmous