Posting to both my blogs:
The Democratic Party is the first to blast the Republicans about “Good Old Boy” practices & mentality. Look at this crookery:
|All In The FamilyThe US has entered into a contract with a real estate firm to sell 56 buildings that currently house U.S.Post Offices. The government has decided it no longer needs these buildings, many of which are locatedon prime land in towns and cities across the country.
The sale of these properties will fetch billions of dollars and a handsome 6% commission to the company
handling the sales. That company belongs to a man named Richard Blum. Who is Richard Blum you ask?
Why the husband of Senator Dianne Feinstein, that’s who. What a bunch of crooks we have running this country!
Senator Feinstein and her husband, Richard Blum, stand to make a fortune. His firm, C.R. I., is the sole real estate company offering these properties for sale. Of course, C.R.I. will be making a 6% commission on the sale of each
and every one of these postal properties.
All of these properties that are being sold are all fully paid for. They were purchased with U.S. taxpayers’ dollars,
and they are allowed free and clear by the U.S.P.S. The only cost to keep them is the cost to actually keep the
doors open and the heat and lights on. The United States Postal Service doesn’t even have to pay property taxes
on these subject properties. Would you sell your house just because you couldn’t afford to pay the electric bill?
Well, the Post Office is.
How does a powerful U.S. Senator from San Francisco manage to get away with such a sweet deal?
A powerful United States Senator’s husband is standing by, all ready to make millions from a U.S. taxpayer
No one in the mainstream media is even raising an eyebrow over his 6% commission on the sale of hundreds
of millions of dollars’ worth of quasi-public assets.
It is amazing that the media doesn’t bother looking at stuff like this in very much detail. For those not in the know, Freedom of the Press does not apply to Television…a reason you do not see 1/100th of the corruption going on in Local, State & especially, Federal, government.