Aguirre Assails Sanders' Budget Cuts as Political Retaliation
Mayor Jerry Sanders has proposed to cut 17 of 340 positions from the city attorney's budget to save $1.6 million. This week Aguirre ended the shaky peace between himself and Sanders, blasting Sanders'
He asked the City Council to find the funds -- perhaps by cutting the Mayor's Office of Ethics and Integrity, which he called a "public relations office." Its $2.4 million budget would more than make up for the $1.6 million in cuts to Aguirre's office.
- Evan McLaughlin , Voiceofsandiego.org.