Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Says He is Giving Up Alcohol

Asked if he will never drink again Ford said, "Finished. I've had a come-to-Jesus moment, if you want to call it that."


Mayor Rob Ford, who has admitted to heavy drinking and even smoking crack while in a drunken stupor, says he is finished will alcohol and will never drink again.

Ford made the pledge in an interview Monday with the CBC's chief correspondent Peter Mansbridge:

"You're done with alcohol now?" Mansbridge asked.