Council benefits from cap - PittsburghLIVE.com Fontana, who chairs council's assessments committee, said it is unfair to think personal interest will sway the vote on Onorato's plan. 'You have to trust that your elected officials are looking after the interests of the taxpayers,' he said.
You have to, he says, That is the point! We don't. The trust is broken. The connection between the right course of action and what really gets done is absent. The "gotta trust" song has departed the political landscape of Pittsburgh.