Four Corrupt Families of California...

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Four Corrupt Families of California...

Post by MajorAppleCat » October 10th, 2019, 1:35 pm

"Democracy and socialism have nothing in common but one word, equality. But notice the difference: while democracy seeks equality in liberty, socialism seeks equality in restraint and servitude." Alexis de Tocqueville

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Post by katlander » October 10th, 2019, 11:00 pm

Wow. Just more and more corruption and more and more crooks coming to light in the Democratic party. Old Joe Kennedy was a known crook as well. Ted killed a girl. Its all OK I guess. Obama sprang from the extremely fetid Chicago swamp. The Clintons may be the worst. No wonder they are anti law and order and want to go light on crime.

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Post by MajorAppleCat » Yesterday, 12:40 am

About as corrupt as you can get.

Here is an article from 1960 detailing the Sqaw Valley Concession that was nothing but a slush fund for these families.

Assemblyman Brands State's Squaw Valley Contract 'Another Pig In A Poke’

Link: https://cdnc.ucr.edu/?a=d&d=MT19600817. ... N--------1

SACRAMENTO (UPI| A legislator charged today that a state contract with two San Francisco men to operate Squaw Valley "looks to me like another pig: in a poke." Assemblyman Samuel R. Geddes I D-Napa I said the state might continue to lose money on Squaw Valley even while fine public paid prices similar to those of other winter resorts...

The Assembly Ways and Means Committee was told last week that the stale was losing about J 200.000 a year operating Sqilaw Valley State Park The contract with the two San Franciscans, William A Newsom Jr and .lohn Pelosi, was signed July 11 for them to run the park.

Sound familiar?

Sleepy Joe ought to be worried...
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Post by spot2180 » Yesterday, 7:27 am

Interesting video. If the electoral college were to go away, just how would those four families affect our political system?
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Post by katlander » Yesterday, 8:06 am

I'm not sure if Democratic leadership follows corruption or if corruption follows Democratic leadership? Chicken/egg. But where you find one the other is close by.

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Post by ToledoCat#2 » Yesterday, 8:40 am

There are corrupt, politically-influence families in both parties, but more so, it seems in among the DeLPS.

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Post by xtrawildcat » Yesterday, 11:49 am

https://www.latimes.com/politics/la-pol ... story.html
From the article.
n 1960, Brown’s administration awarded a Squaw Valley concession contract to the elder Newsom, a deal panned by a legislative analyst as the state “paying for everything and getting nothing.”

Seems to me it was bad business to reward a contract if it was not bid out. However, regarding Ca getting nothing out of Squaw Valley except paying Newsomes company. They had the winter in 1960 at Squaw Valley so seems to me some research would need to be done to determine Squaw Valley provided no benefit to California.


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Post by WIldWIllieCat » Yesterday, 4:22 pm

Three fake/joke sites in less than 72 hours.

CK was right, ya'll need your internet taken away. smdh
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Post by DMC » Yesterday, 5:15 pm

WIldWIllieCat wrote:
Yesterday, 4:22 pm
Three fake/joke sites in less than 72 hours.

CK was right, ya'll need your internet taken away. smdh
By joke sites do you mean CNN, MSNBC, ABC,CBS, NBC, WAHINGTON POST New York times any any other lying sites owned by the left who sell fake news to the lowest bider.

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Post by WIldWIllieCat » Yesterday, 6:41 pm

good one comrade
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