With the revelation that our former city manager seems to have lied to us and to KVIA about the $22 million cost overrun we are having to pay for because city council delayed selling the bonds until after their election, we thought that we should look at some of her other statements.
In an October 24, 2015 article the Times quoted her as saying:
“When someone talks about that we’ve created more jobs in the last two years than in the last eight years, we have to factor in that we went through a very difficult economic downturn in 2008 and 2009 where we lost a lot of jobs just like everyone else did around the country. So we actually recovered those jobs. … We have recovered a lot of the jobs that we lost during that period, plus we are adding new jobs,” Wilson said.
We also have this graphic from the Texas Workforce Commission:
Will they really reappoint her to the central appraisal district board tomorrow?
We deserve better