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Editorial:Floresville council gets ‘no confidence’ vote




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Jim Miller
June 6, 2012 | 1,937 views | 10 comments

The Wilson County News reported on May 23 (“Council gives Joslin directives”), “The mayor alleged that scrutiny over the city’s 2012 fiscal year budget by citizens such as Floresville businessman Jim Miller prevented the city from completing its previous year’s audit sooner.”  . . .

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In the know  
Floresville  
June 7, 2012 11:15pm
 
Something needs to be done to remove the City Manager, all of this has happened under his watch. But yet he is ready to blame everyone else. Our city could be in financial ruin. What is the process of removing the City Manager? ... More ›

 
Tyra  
FloTown  
June 7, 2012 11:57am
 
One needs to look at the employees over at city hall. Want to know why financial statements have holes or are nicely covered up, it is all the people that are involved. Besides the ladies that seat up in front and the financial ... More ›

 
newguyntown  
floresville  
June 7, 2012 11:48am
 
If you read the remarks from the accountant, he refers to "netting" of receipts. This infers that so much cash was taken to buy the concession supplies, so much was sold, here is what we made. That is the oldest trick ... More ›

 
Flyguy  
Adkins  
June 6, 2012 6:09pm
 
Since the Mayor signed the current Charter of the City of Floresville, one would think that he would comply with its instructions. "...At the close of each fiscal year a complete audit shall be made..." Wasn't Sep ... More ›

 
Connect the Dots  
Floresville  
June 6, 2012 3:45pm
 
The emperor (miniature) has no clothes.....

 
newguyntown  
floresville  
June 6, 2012 3:24pm
 
The alarming statement is HUGE !!!! If you don't track your budget numbers as you go along, you don't know basically where you are at !! Maybe this is why, according to the audit, there was a deficit. Can we see the expenditures ... More ›

 
One Voice  
Floresville  
June 6, 2012 3:20pm
 
Good Point PVP

 
Publius Valerius Publicola  
Rome, Tx.  
June 6, 2012 3:14pm
 
To feel shame you have to be smart enough to know you really messed up. Even then a gigantic ego and the accompanying arrogance would allow no shame. This will allow pride in being incompetent. There is no greater danger to taxpayers ... More ›

 
One Voice  
Floresville  
June 6, 2012 3:00pm
 
Citizens of Floresville - when a forensic audit is done in the future - and all the truth comes out - there is no telling how much debt The City of Floresville is in. How much money has been wasted. (I am being kind) Shame ... More ›

 
The Marcelina Muse  
Dry Tank, TX  
June 6, 2012 2:31pm
 
Incompetent and arrogant. That about cover it?

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