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    Planner to politician?

    Can anyone recall any planners who've gone on to become politicians? Especially prominent politicians, like big-city mayors. And if not, why?

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    Quote Originally posted by richiefullerton
    Can anyone recall any planners who've gone on to become politicians? Especially prominent politicians, like big-city mayors. And if not, why?
    Planners have a conscious

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    I think by the time most people get up enough experience to become a "candidate" for a political position they are so sick of dealing with political BS that being a politician is not very appealing!!

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    I've been thinking about it, I'll have to wait till I return home though. They don't let yankees run for mayor down here.

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    Mayor Thomas Menino of Boston has a degree (graduate, I believe) in planning from UMass.
    All these years the people said he’s actin’ like a kid.
    He did not know he could not fly, so he did.
    - - Guy Clark, "The Cape"

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