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Nenshi hopes Rob Ford news doesn't make people cynical

Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi says he hopes the news surrounding Toronto Mayor Rob Ford doesn't hurt the public's perception of politics.
Calgary mayor Naheed Nenshi comments on the revelation that police have found a video that allegedly shows Toronto Mayor Rob Ford smoking crack cocaine. 0:57

Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi says he hopes the news surrounding Toronto Mayor Rob Ford doesn't hurt the public's perception of politics.

"I always worry when I see anything that can increase people's level of cynicism in government and politics because I know that every single person who goes into politics does it because they love their place," Nenshi said.  

Toronto police say they have a video that allegedly shows Ford smoking crack cocaine.  Police Chief Bill Blair says there are no "reasonable" grounds to criminally charge the mayor based on the video.

To see Nenshi's full comments, click the above video.

 

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