Mayor rob ford : Uncontrollable: How I Tried to Help the World's Most Notorious Mayor. / Mark Towhey.
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- ISBN: 9781634500487 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2015.
In February 2013, Toronto's mayor, Rob Ford, was caught on video smoking crack cocaine. Weeks later, he was accused of groping a campaign rival. In March, he had to leave a gala for being too intoxicated; in May he was fired as the coach of a high school football team. The events were part of a stream of Rob Ford mishaps," which include DUIs, accusations of domestic violence, and a trial where the Toronto City Council stripped him of his powers.Through it all, Ford's former chief of staff, Mark Towhey, stood by his side. Towhey was part of Ford's inner circle; he'd joined Ford's mayoral campaign in 2010 and quickly became one of his closest advisors. He responded to media questions regarding Ford's drug and alcohol additions, his anger management problems, and, of course, the video of Ford smoking crack.In May 2013, Mark Towhey had a confidential conversation with Ford. It was shortly after the video was made public and also followed rumors of Ford's involvement...
Electronic reproduction. New York : Skyhorse Publishing, 2015. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 4521 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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