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The Star — Kraske: When it comes to recalls, Funk is no Gray Davis

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2009

The Star:

California knows something about recalls of public officials.

So let’s go to the land of golden sunlight and surfer dudes for an example of an ouster that worked.

And then, let’s compare that to the fledgling effort now underway to oust Mayor Mark Funkhouser.

The quick conclusion: Funkhouser should survive to fight another day.

Why?

Let’s count the reasons.

Money. The Dump-the-Funk brigade doesn’t have any.

“Zero, zero, absolutely zero,” organizer Susan Ramirez told me Friday