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    Tag: Disappearing Act

    You Didn't See It, Now You Won't

    By Corinthian Scales, Section News
    Posted on Tue Oct 22, 2013 at 08:17:38 AM EST
    Tags: Slick Rick, Mr. 36%, Snyder, NERD Fund, The Flim-Flam Man, Disappearing Act, Cronyism, Pay Raise, Rich Baird, Public Trough, Taxpayers, Belle Isle Money Pit, Bankrupt Detoilet, Kevyn Orr, Flint Police Chief, Transparency, Michigan Banana Republican Party, Snydercaid, One Term Nerd (all tags)

    "we ought to be more transparent than we have to be"

    How dumb.  Just disclose what you have now and move along.  L. Brooks Patterson doesn't hesitate to name those he shakes down and those buying influence in Oakland County, however, Rick Snyder is above that as if his donors are like Barry's college transcripts.

    "I think if you don't release it, it looks like there's something suspicious," Patterson told The News. "We all talk about transparency and we either live it or not."

    "It's easier to hit your supporters for a donation sometimes, than getting them to donate from their personal account," Patterson said of getting corporate donations made to the fund.

    Snyder testified last week in a deposition in Detroit's bankruptcy case that he doesn't know who donates to the fund - an admission that's raised some eyebrows. "It's almost dereliction of duty if he didn't know who the donors were," Robinson said.

    Rich Baird testified he didn't know either.  What a pack of lies.  So, what's a Nerd to do?  Naturally, Rick Snyder put's his crony on the public dole with a $40,000 pay raise.  Frilliant!

    One Term Nerd

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