Crowley hits Moran with ice cream flier in Central Falls primarySeptember 5th, 2012 at 5:00 am by Ted Nesi under Nesi's Notes, On the Main Site
First it was pot cannoli in House District 44. Now pensions are an ice cream flavor in Senate District 16.
State Sen. Betty Crowley is sending voters a mailer that attacks her opponent, former Central Falls Police Chief Joseph Moran, for negotiating a lucrative deal that allowed him to collect a pension and keep working for the city. He reached a $75,211 settlement with the state-appointed receiver last month.
Moran is now challenging Crowley in next week’s Senate primary, leading her to send this:
Moran and Crowley are both expected to take part in a candidates forum at Central Falls High School tonight sponsored by Leadership Rhode Island, Common Cause Rhode Island and Progreso Latino. It begins at 6 p.m. and I’ll be on hand to moderate.