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Labor secretary nominee accused of cutting 'secret deal,' costing taxpayers up to $200M
Fox News ^
| April 15, 2013
Posted on 04/16/2013 11:01:22 AM PDT by george76
Labor secretary nominee Thomas Perez cut a "secret deal behind closed doors" with leaders of a Minnesota city, persuading them to drop a contentious lawsuit in exchange for the Justice Department staying out of whistleblower cases brought against the city, according to a congressional Republican report.
The "quid pro quo," according to the report, potentially cost taxpayers as much as $200 million.
Both cases involved the city of St. Paul.
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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Government; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections; US: Minnesota
KEYWORDS: doj; minnesota; perez; thomasperez
posted on 04/16/2013 11:01:22 AM PDT
Congenital criminals committing crimes. Who'd have thunk it.
posted on 04/16/2013 11:03:17 AM PDT
by E. Pluribus Unum
("Deficit spending is simply a scheme for the confiscation of wealth." --Alan Greenspan)
And nobody does jail time. I’m certain Eric With-Holder is all over this. *sarc*
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