It's hard to fathom that the most maligned mayor in the U.S., Kwame Kilpatrick, would be re-elected by the citizens of Detroit. Yet, somehow, the citizens of Detroit decided that Mr. Kilpatrick would be a better choice than Freman Hendrix, the challenger.
Well, it seems that everyone deserves a second chance... or third ... or fourth ... or fifth ....
Meanwhile, Poll finds 33% of Detroiters want to leave
November 9, 2005The big question seems to be: what is Mr. Kilpatrick's appeal to the 67% of Detroit's citizens who want to stay? After all, he did take his ear stud out and Jackie Currie, his free-wheeling City Clerk, is gone.
BY PATRICIA MONTEMURRI
FREE PRESS STAFF WRITER
About one out of three Detroit voters surveyed Tuesday said they would move out of Detroit if they could.
Maybe they just decided that Freeman Hendrix wasn't ----- enough.