- March 4, 2016

Councilwoman Kitchen Recall Petition Deemed ‘Insufficient’


A petition submitted by a political action committee attempting to recall Austin City Council member Ann Kitchen has been rejected by the City Clerk. The PAC Austin4All failed to notarize any of the petition’s 989 pages, which was required to attest to the validity of the statement at the top of each petition: “The reason for [Council member Ann Kitchen’s] recall is because she has purposefully hurt businesses that employ citizens of Austin.”

“Naturally I’m not surprised,” said Kitchen. “My constituents were very upset and very concerned about the misleading statements that were made at the door. So this failure to…