Ben Walsh Issues Statement on Alleged Improper Hiring by Democratic Candidate Juanita Perez Williams as City Corporation Counsel

SYRACUSE, N.Y. – Independent Candidate for Mayor of the City of Syracuse Ben Walsh issued the following statement in response to this morning’s Syracuse.com story: Hiring of Perez Williams’ ex-husband’s law firm raised concerns at Syracuse City Hall. Perez Williams-Syracuse Newspaper Story

“Today’s Syracuse.com story is troubling and raises a number of serious questions. We as candidates need to be open and transparent about our records. If mistakes have been made in the past we should own up to them.”

Ben Walsh is an independent candidate running for Mayor in Syracuse. His mission is to unite Syracuse through independent leadership and a collaborative approach to city government. To learn more, please contact Kristy Frame at 315-345-0129 or email at kristy@benwalshformayor.com. Walsh for Mayor. #RiseAbove.