Getting rid of the City Council’s handpicked IG will not be as simple as lining up the 26 votes needed to shift the power to the city’s Inspector General Joe Ferguson. The ordinance that created the Legislative Inspector General clearly states that Faisal Khan can be removed before his four-year term expires in over a year “only for cause.”

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