Auditors: 4 of 5 county Supervisors complied with expense rules Other Issues, posted by Editor, Mountain View Voice Online, on Jan 11, 2013 at 12:01 pm
Audits of more than $140,000 in expenses charged to taxpayers by the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors released Thursday showed few problems except spending by Supervisor George Shirakawa, who disputed the results but agreed to repay some charges.
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Posted by Abuse of public trust, a resident of the Monta Loma neighborhood, on Jan 11, 2013 at 4:32 pm
This is probably just the tip of the iceburg, didn't he hire a body gaurd on taxpayers dime, his friend. No shame. He will probably get a slap on the wrist and go back to his old ways. The Unions will see to that.
How come all the traveling expenses are small except for Kniss, whose traveling costs are 25k. How does she travel, by private jet?
Posted by Steve, a resident of the Shoreline West neighborhood, on Jan 14, 2013 at 1:39 pm
"auditors noted that Kniss, whose district includes Mountain View, "inadvertently charged personal expenses" to the county of $569 and $150 for a political fundraiser - not allowed under county regulations"
Ummm... so Kniss also broke the rules? Where does the "4 out of 5" come from?
Whenever I get caught breaking the rules, it's always "inadvertently".