Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Bill Worsham Launches Austin City Council Campaing


"He who is faithful in what is least is faithful also in much; and he who is unjust in what is least is unjust also in much."
Luke 16:10

Last night, Bill Worsham launched his campaign for Austin City Council.  In front of a packed house, he spoke about his background and what he hopes to achieve on the council.  His remarks below:



Highlights:

  • "My name is Bill Worsham and I want to be your first city councilman from district 10."
  • 19 year Austin resident.
  • Aggie engineer (we won't holdit against him).
  • Civil engineering project manager for 25 years.
  • Has extensive experience is resource management and resource protection.
  • Member of the Real Estate Council of Austin.
  • Personal Mobility, not one size fits all.
  • "Someone needs to step in and address the big picture.
    • "The big picture is that city government is too big and costs too much."
    • Opportunity costs - People waste time and money dealing with B.S. from the city instead of being productive or living their life.
  • Defends Jim Skaggs against attacks from the Chronicle.
  • Told story about conflicting regulations between the code inspectors and the fire department.
After Bill spoke, his campaign manager Rachel Kania (full disclosure: A friend of this website) spoke briefly about what to expect in the coming months:



Highlight:

  • First big fundraising deadline is in less than a month.
Learn more about Bill's campaign here, donate here.

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