Mayor Sheila Dixon (D) of Baltimore to resign.
(H/T: @leonwolf) About time, too. Baltimore Mayor Sheila Dixon, the first woman to hold the city’s highest position, will officially resign her post as mayor. A deal was reached in the case regarding her recent conviction and her future case involving perjury charges, 11 News I-Team reporter David Collins said Wednesday afternoon. Lawyers for Dixon and state prosecutors in her embezzlement trial spent time behind | Read More »
A Year in Review – 2009
In 2008, I continued a tradition from my previous blog where I would discuss the year that has passed. To follow is my executive summary of the year 2009. The year begins. Obama lines up cabinet including number of tax dodgers prior to beginning of Presidency. Approval rating of the President-Elect in high 70s. President Bush gives best speech of career, as he leaves office. | Read More »
Gift Cards for Sheila
As many in the Baltimore area know, Mayor Sheila Dixon was convicted of misappropriation of gift cards which were supposed to be used for underprivaleged families. Instead, she used the gift cards on herself. She was found not guilty on two theft charges. The convicted Mayor should resign from her position. She is currently not serving the people of Baltimore City by continuing to waste | Read More »
Yet *another* Democratic Mayor arrested on felony charges.
It’s perversely impressive when they actually, literally steal from the poor. Very 19th Century, only with better sanitation. Baltimore mayor indicted on theft, perjury charges BALTIMORE — Mayor Sheila Dixon was indicted Friday on charges that she accepted illegal gifts during her time as mayor and City Council president, including travel, fur coats and gift cards intended for the poor that she allegedly used instead | Read More »