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Mayor Mack Talks Trenton’s Needs

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Sibile chased down Mayor Tony Mack of Trenton.  He is currently under indictment for corruption and is also running for reelection. He is blaming the press and the State for the rise of violence in Trenton.  There have been 27 murders so far this year and if it continues this way, this will be the deadliest year ever in Trenton.

Mayor Mack wrote a letter to Governor Christie asking the Governor to hire 75 additional police officers in Trenton.  However, the State made it clear that the city will not receive any funding because their Mayor is currently under indictment. He was allegedly accepting over $100,000 in bribes in exchange for his action and influence in developing a parking lot on city owned property. 

Back in the studio, the Chasers discuss why an indicted politician should be suspended because it ends up putting a dark cloud over the city they are running and preventing the community from growing or even being safe.

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