School board candidate's advertorial snafu Elections, posted by Editor, Mountain View Voice Online, on Nov 3, 2012 at 8:58 am
A candidate running for the local elementary and middle school district's board of trustees said he thought he was being truthful when he claimed in a political advertisement that a former Mountain View city manager opposed a recent education bond measure.
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Posted by Steven Nelson, a resident of the Cuesta Park neighborhood, on Nov 3, 2012 at 8:58 am
It's painful to admit this truth, but Nick wrote a pretty accurate assessment of my error. So, A PUBLIC APOLOGY to both Kevin and the Measure G committee. I had two good chances to recheck 'my memory' with Kevin before I sent in the copy (one a phone conversation about August) and I failed to do so. Mea culpa.
Private apologies were mailed the other day.
I re-read a posting I'd done after the June election - my memory had expanded some vague comments Kevin and I had shared on Simidian and his HSR no vote - into something that Kevin did not discuss (retracting his G endorsement).