Daily Archives: Nov. 18, 2010

Mayoral candidate Clinton Coen exits race to run for District 3 council seat

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Clinton Coen, one of the first candidates to announce a bid to unseat Mayor Carl Brewer, said Wednesday evening that he is exiting the race to run for the District 3 council seat being vacated by Jim Skelton.

Coen has criticized special taxing districts and tax incentives for business.  “The government should either cut all property taxes, or they should not exempt any business from paying taxes,” he wrote in a blog in September. “It is that simple.” Read More »