Driven by opportunism and backed by cowards, three men are desperate to be the only voice in Delmar

None of them will say why

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Exploiting One Cop’s Death With Another Cop’s Photo

Worse, after using the tragic murder of a police officer as the catalyst for wanting to be mayor all of a sudden, he is now benefitting from an anonymous mailer exploiting a lie about Lt. Wade Alexander, second-in-command of the Delmar police department.

These are three men who, if elected, will be elected on lies made on their behalf from people who very well may want something from them.

Since it is anonymous we may never learn the names of the cowards behind these lies or ever be able to call them out for the audacity it takes to use one policeman’s death as a reason to smear another.

Outrageous, Uninformed Claims

Jorden claims to have decided to run all on his own. His slate mates, Cory Shaffer and Jacob Boothe have told the same story.

That it took a tragedy to ignite the political will to bite the tax bullet is something we all have to live with.

These are three men who, if elected, will be elected on lies made on their behalf from people who very well may want something from them.

A Cynical Power-Grab

During my brief chat with Jorden, he said that they will rely on “the town manager that’s there now” to help them with the budget process.

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