President Obama’s choice for the government’s No. 2 housing job is embroiled in the largest fine in U.S. history for “blatant violations” of open records laws after the Washington State Supreme Court chastised his office for withholding documents detailing taxpayer costs for a new professional football stadium in Seattle. The documents that Ronald Sims’ office was found to have kept from the public when he served as King County executive included information about cheaper alternatives to the $430 million Seattle Seahawks stadium, which was built in 2002, according to a Washington Times review of the court records.
If confirmed, Mr. Sims would help manage billions of federal dollars set aside for building, maintaining and operating public housing inside a government agency with a history of misspending and corruption. Read More
There has to be a reason that Obama picks people to be in his administration thats is corrupt already and those that don’t pay their taxes! Reminds me of Obama’s friends Tony Rezko, Blagojevich, Jeremiah Wright, William Ayers and all those other tax dodgers he has in the White House!