The city manager of Black Diamond, a Seattle suburb apparently was the right guy for the job, they hired him and then did the backcground check. What they could discover, when he wasn’t trying to block thier efforts, seems to be perfectly appropriate for a person in charge of the public trust, as per our opinion.
Read the whole story here and then feel free to comment or tell us about your own fine examples of representative public officialdom.
It must be something genetic. Power corrupts, or along those lines. Maybe we should actually be a little forgiving because although it seems like all those attracted to a political life turn out to be peeping toms or pervs, at least they don’t seem to go postal and waste people like your average blue collar worker, or wait, maybe they do too.