Mayors behaving badly: Why 2013 is a year to remember for municipal politics
Will 2013 go down as the year of the bad mayor? (Photos, left to right, by AP/U-T San Diego John Gastaldo, Chris Young/THE CANADIAN PRESS, AP/Detroit News David Coates)
Published Friday, December 27, 2013 9:00AM EST
Will 2013 go down as the year of the bad mayor?
From Rob Ford's crack admission to a kitten-killing confession from a Quebec mayor, the field of politics is no stranger to controversy. But it seems as if Canadian mayors may have been among the worst offenders over the past 12 months.
Here's a look at which mayors captured headlines in 2013, both at home and abroad … and for all the wrong reasons.