THE BLUE SUIT
Private Conversations between the mayor’s favorite blue suit and Leader Herald Editor Josh Resnek.
Let’s face it, The mayor is a powerful guy. In Everett, there is not a man or woman more powerful than the mayor. Since he got himself elected in 2007, he has consolidated his power, oiled his various platforms, and arrived at a place where he appears to be an untouchable.
Many people who are opposed to the mayor, who opposed his re-election effort last year, quite often wonder aloud, “How has he managed to survive the rough equivalent of a series of cyclone bombs and go on and on as the mayor of Everett?”
This is a great question.
Is he protected and if so, from what and by whom?
We don’t have sufficient answers to any of these questions. Regrettably, we have no answer other than anecdotal thoughts and beliefs that point to one thing or another, and without evidence, notes, videos, witnesses and on and on, whatever we might think cannot be proven.
Over the weekend, the Boston Globe published two pieces, both about the mayor, in one way or another.
What did he think about these pieces?
Did he read them?
Did he comment to friends about them?Continue reading “— Eye on Everett —”