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Disguising issues: trick or treat?

Original post made by Catherine McMillan, Menlo Park: Central Menlo Park, on Oct 24, 2006

The backers of the Lee Duboc, Mickie Winkler and John Boyle slate are cooking up a cynical brew this Halloween: lump together city employees, union endorsements, the local swim program, and the opposing candidates. Toss in large doses of hysteria and a measure of vitriol. Whip it all up to confuse voters and there you have it: an indigestible mess.

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