Skip to comments.Emanuel wants 'ideas, not insults' at second town hall meeting
Posted on 09/01/2011 10:02:42 AM PDT by Nachum
Mayor Rahm Emanuel tried to set the tone tonight for his second budget town hall meeting at the outset, saying he wanted to hear ideas, not insults.I want people to be constructive, not just complain. I am looking for solutions, Emanuel told the audience during a five-minute opening before he took any questions. I understand people are upset. Change is upsetting."(Snip)The crowd at Malcolm X College was less raucous than the one that greeted the mayor at Kennedy-King College on the South Side on Monday night. More than 700 people gathered tonight
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Watcha gonna do? Nice town ya got there.
That Obamahole gets what he deserves.
Stop blaming Sarah Palin for flash mobs.
Oh, the irony.
They keep electing these thugs, what do they expect?
This is amusing. First, that Rahm Emanuel of all people is looking for civility and constructive discourse. Second, that anyone thinks that a “town hall” meeting is anything other than a chance for malcontents to bitch about anything under the Sun.
“....Change is upsetting.”
Gee was that the campaign theme that Rhamobama used in 2008? Somehow I thought it was different.
I thought Rahm had the solutions! /s
I had to look again...”Malcolm X College”.
I was thinking of the irony of Rahm Emanuel telling people to lay off the insults.