Transcript for Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Stripped of Power
And now we head north to the scandal plagued mayor of toronto today stripped of most of his power. Today the city council said it had enough of the embarrassing headlines and drug use. Linsey davis on the political circus. Reporter: A near brawl with tomorrow ford almost bowling over a council woman. The mayor mimed another council man driving drunk. Mayor ford, please stop disrupting. Reporter: In the end they voted to strip ford's power. This is going to be outright war in the next election. Reporter: Reducing him to mayor in canada's biggest city in name only and rob ford is certainly nak making a name for himself and was even mocked on "saturday night live." He was admitted to smoking crack, but ford is making no apologies for his refusal to leave office. In fact, the embattled mayor is about to go prime time with a new television show, "ford nation," set to debut on the sun news network tonight. I know lawyers and doctors -- Reporter: We certainly haven't seen the last of rob ford. Linsey davis, abc news, new york.
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