BJ Mathis: In Her Own Words
has received communications written by Chairperson Mathis used to defendand explain her actions while in office. Each statement was written by BJ Mathis and isprovided here without alteration.The Mathis loyalist in this communique made this comment:
BJ came and donated money [to my organization]. I support those who support me, I value those who value me, I recognize those who recognize me, I honor those who honor me. I am loyal and expect loyalty
The other person, not a Mathis supporter, said,
So basically you're saying you
re no different from all the rest of the politicians who can be bought and you'll throw the county down the tubes because someone flattered and bribed you
can only comment: Ain
t that a kick in the truth basket!?!
BJ Mathis said, The [local SPLOST] project list was there for all to see inadvance.
of expenditures are published for voters to approve. i.e.,Cotton Fields golf course, which has a $10 million plus interest balloon paymentdue in 2017, falls into the category of land purchases.
BJ Mathis said, [Regarding] T-SPLOST no one gave me credit for standing upand playing hardball...
Recall it was BJ Mathis who said, "There is no Plan B." She echoed the party linein support of passage while appearing before such groups as the Henry Councilfor Quality Growth.
BJ Mathis said, The firing range was paid for with Impact fees
The County purchased 160 acres of the Abernathy property for $4 million. Only25 acres of which are in use for a dirt-mound firing range. Impact fees or GreenStamps do not matter. WHY was it purchased at all?
BJ Mathis said, We are having to send 500 police and sheriff deputies toForsyth GA for certification
Where we have NO COST. Again, why did we spend $4 million?