Taxpayers Subsidizing the Super Bowl

From AZCentral today: Did you know that Scottsdale taxpayers have footed a bill in the range of a million dollars to the Super Bowl 2015 ‘host committee?’ This money is supposed to pay for a big party (obviously no one would be partying in Scottsdale during the Super Bowl), and to encourage attendees to stay […]

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Scottsdale Election 2014 Recommendations

Most of you who are on the Permanent Early Voting List have received your early ballots by now. If you have not yet marked them, or if you prefer to vote on Election Day, here are my recommendations. Regular readers of ScottsdaleTrails know my well-researched positions on the local candidates, but I’ve added some ‘Cliff’s […]

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“Jennifer Petersen is Bad for Scottsdale”

I was copied on this letter-to-the-editor at the Scottsdale Republic, Chris Coppola, who appears to be sandbagging on publishing it. I wonder why. Author Christine Schild has exactly the same qualifications as Petersen, but clearly a much different perspective on the role of the school board as well as its effectiveness during Petersen’s tenure. Jennifer […]

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