Mayor Tom to New York Times: Rangers in Six
Former San Francisco mayor Willie Brown, a Mineola native, is more conflicted. And not just because of dueling loyalties. He just doesn't like Texas trying to take California's companies. To which Mayor Tom responds: That's the way business go.
"Normally, people think of us as a sports city, mostly because of the Cowboys. But there has been enormous growth in the Dallas-Fort Worth area -- people are coming here to live from all over the country. It's become a cultural center that we feel can compete with anyone and with a population that keeps getting more and more diverse."