That’s the question Steve Fulop has to face as he stares into the face of a Thanksgiving turkey, as many of his Jersey City residents are hoping they don’t end up on a coroner’s gurney from the gunfire that has erupted during his mayoralty.
Mayor Fulop has a good image crew. He is the boy wonder who is in the top three of contenders for the Democratic nomination for Governor in 2017. But behind the image there are mistakes, and not just the typos in his Facebook posts.
Fulop can talk about adding more cops, but when his police chief talks about how the community has a strained relationship with the police, there’s a basic failure in the system.