[Foundation-l] Recent resolutions posted

Marc Riddell michaeldavid86 at comcast.net
Sat Nov 3 16:16:07 UTC 2007

on 11/3/07 9:57 AM, Thomas Dalton at thomas.dalton at gmail.com wrote:

> On 03/11/2007, River Tarnell <river at wikimedia.org> wrote:
>> Thomas Dalton:
>>> If a member of the board does not have complete confidence in the
>>> chair, that's a serious problem, and I think trying to keep that quiet
>>> can only exacerbate the problem.
>> If Erik did not believe Ant was a suitable board member, I can only assume he
>> would have voted against the resolution instead of abstaining.  An abstention
>> is not a negative vote.
> "Abstain" generally means "Oppose, but I don't want to cause a fuss".
Could he possibly mean "recuse" instead of "abstain"?


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