Developer Brian Potashnik told jurors in the Dallas City Hall public corruption trial Wednesday that he was guilty of "crossing a line" and that he felt pressure from former Mayor Pro Tem Don Hill to pay bribes to ensure that his affordable-housing projects were approved.
Thursday, July 23, 2009
Taking the "affordable" out of Housing
"Affordable housing" is a silly, meaningless term that politicians love to use so they can appear big hearted with the taxpayer's money. Apparently a former Dallas Mayor thought it meant the developer could afford to pay a bribe.
Posted by Ben Cunningham at 4:16 PM