Flag furor controversy explodes at City Hall
O say can you see or maybe you can’t and aren’t invited? There’s a brewing controversy involving a flag, City Hall, and Mayor Ravi Bhalla.
What happens when you learn you aren’t part of Hoboken’s “welcoming community?”
Last week, a flag furor began with this announcement by the City of Hoboken:
Then a Hoboken store owner published this question.
Councilman Mike DeFusco weighed in feeling, let’s say less than welcome:
A smackdown followed from Hoboken Mayor Ravi Bhalla’s office:
The following day Mr. Chadwick responded adding more fuel to the fire:
Councilman Mike DeFusco weighs in a day later again questioning how politics triumphs over inclusion calling his exclusion from the LGBTQ flag ceremony “political payback.”
A Ravi Bhalla campaign insider tries to deflect using the partisan standby with the president coupled with a personal attack:
Another person weighs in:
Another person observes this is the pattern of a politician being political:
Later, another person asks why the ceremony is being held during the work day?
More to come.