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CA Governor Davis names investor Blum to UC Board of Regents (Husband of Dianne Feinstein)
San Francisco Chronicle ^ | 13 March 2002

Posted on 03/13/2002 5:57:03 AM PST by CounterCounterCulture

Edited on 04/13/2004 2:39:55 AM PDT by Jim Robinson. [history]

Sacramento -- Gov. Gray Davis yesterday appointed San Francisco financier Richard Blum, husband of U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein, to the University of California Board of Regents.

Blum, 66, is a wealthy investor who has been involved in ventures as diverse as Northwest Airlines and trading companies in China. Some of Blum's business dealings have long been a sticky subject for Feinstein.


(Excerpt) Read more at sfgate.com ...


TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Government; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections; US: California
KEYWORDS: china; diannefeinstein; feinswine; graydavis; richardblum; ucboardofregents

1 posted on 03/13/2002 5:57:03 AM PST by CounterCounterCulture
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From the SacBee:


2 posted on 03/13/2002 5:59:04 AM PST by CounterCounterCulture
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To: CounterCounterCulture
I believe Blum is also the owner of one of the major textbook suppliers to California schools.

But of course, as the husband of a senator, clearly there is no conflict of interest.

(/sarcasm)

3 posted on 03/13/2002 6:10:32 AM PST by Lizavetta
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To: Lizavetta
I heard there was some fishy business with Blum and the carpenters union in San Francisco ....anyone got a news clip...?
4 posted on 03/13/2002 6:15:25 AM PST by spokeshave
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To: broomhilda; Native American Female Vet; gophack
**FYI**
5 posted on 03/13/2002 6:25:48 AM PST by TwoStep
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To: spokeshave
Debra Saunders of sfgate.com is very up to speed on Blum's doings.
6 posted on 03/13/2002 7:08:44 AM PST by Lizavetta
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