Mayor Rob Ford: 'I'm Not a Gang Banger'

Toronto mayor says photo taken of him outside an alleged crack house was a "one-off picture."
2:24 | 11/13/13

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Transcript for Mayor Rob Ford: 'I'm Not a Gang Banger'
The only person that can admit to having some kind of an addiction problem is the person who hasn't absolutely. -- America that to a person that does care I see this Q. In worked seven we've spent fifteen years trying to get rid of -- vendors right we're trying to get rid of the the influence. That they bring onto our children. Some -- in the behavior. That we have seen some of us have seen. Including myself. There are pictures. Of individuals. That don't -- good to the city that you seem to have a relationship with do you understand. That even those of us that want help you are really concerned about these things counselor. This one isolated -- Sure the front of her garage. Was a one off picture -- had never met those three men in my life. The -- -- and I asked me to take a picture with them and that's the -- honest truth I have never met those people they're in court now. I'm not part of gang bangers could not support him but what -- what comes out and says let's take a picture I would take a picture I met those people once. I've never seen him again. Would you consider. Sitting down with. Your family. With perhaps. A couple of us on council that really do want the best for you -- -- talk a vote. -- perhaps we proceed instead out. -- -- instead of what's about to happen in this chamber. I don't want to see it I don't think the city wants to see it mr. -- listen to me. I don't think the city wants to see it I think the best thing. In this particular case is for us to talk to you and figure -- What it is if anything. We need to do to proceed in this particular case -- stone throwing yelling the screaming and the embarrassment. -- that was your last question counselor. I have talked to my family I have talked to professionals. Concert. Action -- are the words. I asked for forgiveness I've apologized. I want to move on. That's all I can say right now -- -- I do appreciate. -- your support and your sincerity.

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