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    Don't think I saw a thread on this but the candidates for this years mayoral election were confirmed last week.

    Any thoughts? (other than screw nenshi and his twitter rampages blah blah blah for the 1000th time)

    Shawn Baldwin
    http://www.shawnbaldwin.ca

    Andre Chabot
    http://www.chabot4calgary.ca

    Paul Hughes
    Site not complete:http://www.paulinate.com

    David Lapp
    http://lappteam2017.com/

    Nenshi
    http://www.nenshi.ca/



    Only person I've crossed off my list is Paul Hughes as i strongly oppose urban backyard chicken coops. But I haven't really had time to review the rest.


    Additional candidates:
    Quote Originally Posted by Smokem View Post
    Three month bump... other candidates not yet listed, not sure if any dropped out.

    Bill Smith http://www.billsmithformayor.ca/

    David Tremblay http://www.onecalgary.org/

    Dr. Emile Gabriel http://www.dr-egj.ca

    If there is a large pool of people, I feel the election will likely favor the incumbent.
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    Here's my TLDR reading their web site:

    Baldwin: Less taxes and more transit subsidies. Trust me because I run a staffing agency.

    Chabot: Economy is bad and you need a new leader, I have been in council for 12 years and that's my qualification.

    Hughes: TBD

    Lapp: Have no job right now or never have/had a career worth mentioning. Volunteer a lot.

    Nenshi: Come at me bro.

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    Originally posted by Xtrema
    Here's my TLDR reading their web site:

    Baldwin: Less taxes and more transit subsidies. Trust me because I run a staffing agency.

    Chabot: Economy is bad and you need a new leader, I have been in council for 12 years and that's my qualification.

    Hughes: TBD

    Lapp: Have no job right now or never have/had a career worth mentioning. Volunteer a lot.

    Nenshi: Come at me bro.
    Haha, accurate

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    I don't know if Nenshi ordered the videographer to compress the video to make him look thinner or dude is just a retard. How the hell can you should something 16:9 and have black bar on both sides? Or dude still shooting in 4:3?

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    Dang, Baldwin is a recruiter? I hate recruiters.

    Won't someone end the purple reign? Spendshi's approval rating is still 56%!

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    Originally posted by phreezee
    Dang, Baldwin is a recruiter? I hate recruiters.

    Won't someone end the purple reign? Spendshi's approval rating is still 56%!
    Wasn't there some beyond member who said they'd throw their hat into the ring?

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    Maybe Larry Heather will run for mayor again. Keeping the city safe from bike lanes, abortions, and gay people one sign at a time.

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    Literally anyone but Nenshi - don't care who.

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    ^that's the attitude that brought the NDP into power

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    Milan Papez where are you?

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    Originally posted by Projek01
    ^that's the attitude that brought the NDP into power
    But those with that attitude are most likely okay with that.

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    Originally posted by Feruk
    Milan Papez where are you?
    Haven't seen him or his monster boy around downtown for ages.
    Help me figure out what to do with my life. Suggestions?
    ExtraSlow's next career - Need suggestions and assistance

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    Originally posted by Projek01
    ^that's the attitude that brought the NDP into power
    Well at this point I can't imagine anything worse for the city, so that's the attitude I have. I hope Sean Chu runs.

    Also I did not vote for the NDP, and would never vote for the NDP

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    Originally posted by Mitsu3000gt
    Literally anyone but Nenshi - don't care who.
    Nenshi, other than the ego, isn't doing that bad of a job. And there is nobody compelling joining the race.

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    Originally posted by Mitsu3000gt
    Literally anyone but Nenshi - don't care who.
    Druh Farrell it is, then.

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    Whoever gets rid of bike lanes

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    Originally posted by Escape
    Whoever gets rid of bike lanes
    X 1000

    I will vote for anyone who does this, regardless of their other policies.

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    Originally posted by Escape
    Whoever gets rid of bike lanes
    You'll also be waiting for the second coming of Christ, better find some other issue to base your vote upon.

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    Not Lapp because his website is so shitty

    Not hughes b/c of chicken coop thing

    Not Chabot cause hes a useless councillor

    Leaves Nenshi or Baldwin.

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    Originally posted by Projek01
    ^that's the attitude that brought the NDP into power
    and liberals.

    Honestly Nenshi is doing just fine given the circumstances, i cant see anybody giving him a run.
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