Fat City. S. F. Spending Spree

Number 16214
Subject Local Government
Source San Francisco Examiner
State CA
Year 1999
Publication Date June 20 - 22, 1999
Summary An examination of city financial records found the city's budget had grown by a billion dollars under Mayor Willie Brown. The paper found thousands of workers added to the city's payroll, employee overtime costs spiraling and former colleagues of the mayor landing highly paid city jobs.
Category Contest Entry
Pages 19
Keywords CAR city budget political patronage municipal spending
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