The day after the summit, Doughty emails Clement to thank him for all he did for the community, and to complain about a New York Times article that suggested many of the beautification projects — including the media-centre-turned-rink — appeared to be done for the political benefit of Clement, who won the riding in 2006 by just 28 votes.
“I am still pissed off with the Ian Austin article,” Doughty writes. “What a negative bastard.”
Sunday, September 25, 2011
Clement tells mayor that he will defend unorthodox funding arrangements