Mayor Rob Ford’s $1 billion savings claim

Ford proclaimed that he saved the city $1 billion — even as top staff call that claim “misleading.”

  • Ford claimed cost-savings of $1.1 billion — but that's contrary to what chief financial officer Rob Rossini has said.

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    Mayor Rob Ford’s $1 billion savings claim

    Origin of the Claim: In a statement first seen April 28, 2014, Rob Ford first claimed he saved Torotno taxpayers $1.1 billion


    Fact: Staff, including chief financial officer Rob Rossini contradict this.