Skip to comments.Gov. Deval Patrick: Ex-aide in sex flap can have job back
Posted on 05/11/2012 10:10:39 AM PDT by outpostinmass2
A state official who opted not to take a key Gaming Commission post amid controversy over past sex allegations will be welcomed back to his old job in the Patrick administration, the governor said yesterday.
Gov. Deval Patrick indicated yesterday that Carl Stanley McGee can have his old job back but warned that the states powerful Gaming Commission needs to quickly regain its focus.
I think we have had a number of distractions from the central work of the Gaming Commission, and the central work is about getting a new protocol and new framework for expanded gaming up and running, so we can get the job and economic benefit from that, Patrick told reporters yesterday. Id encourage the Gaming Commission to get on with that business.
McGee on Wednesday night announced he would not accept the job as acting executive director of the states Gaming Commission, amid a controversy over allegations of sexual assault of a 15-year-old boy in a steam room in Florida. McGee was never charged in the incident. Critics slammed the Gaming Commission for not vetting McGee more thoroughly.
McGee was once Patricks point man on casino gambling and had served as a $120,000-a-year administrator in the Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development.
I hope hell come back, Patrick said.
Both McGee and the commission had come under scrutiny since McGees appointment earlier this month. On Wednesday, Rep. Dan Winslow announced he was hiring a former state police lieutenant to investigate the circumstances surrounding the allegations suggesting the controversy wouldnt end soon. Yesterday, Winslow said he has asked the investigator to stand down
Where there’s steam there’s smoke.
This alleged pedophile must have tape of Patrick doing something awful, if he can get his gig back.
MA is such a stinking pile of compost.
Carl Stanley McGee is an aide to Governor Deval Patrick of Massachusetts. He has been arrested for the alleged sexual assault of a 15 year old Florida boy in a steam room at a hotel. He was arrested on December 28, 2007, and has been on administrative leave from the governor’s staff since January 7, 2008.
2.Originally from Alabama
3.Resides: Boston, Massachusetts
4.Political Affiliation: Democrat
5.Role: Assistant Secretary for Policy and Planning
6.Graduated from Harvard University Law School
7.Named a Rhodes Scholar in 1992
8.Married: John Finley IV in 2005
9.Released on $300,000 bail
10.Named one of Boston’s 25 most stylish Bostonians by Boston Magazine
And the victim is male too.
His party affiliation has been sanitized from the story.
If this had been a Republican Gov. the Boston Globe would be all over him like white on rice! I guess they expect it of Democrats, so it’s no big deal.
He’s married...to a guy? Ugh.
And, he, too, is a grad of Harvard Law...and a Rhodes Scholar.
Well, it certainly proves that exceptional educations don’t prevent pervs from being pervs.
I really feel sorry for the kid he alledgedly assaulted.
Gov. Patrick is a weakling.
“His party affiliation has been sanitized from the story.”
Carl Stanley McGee (P)
Ps and Ds are similarly shaped!
“Ps and Ds are similarly shaped!”