And Cory Booker, the Senator from New Jersey, running to run the country, is blaming racism.
deserves clean, safe water - it's shameful that our national crisis of lead-contaminated water disproportionately hits poor black and brown communities like my own," Booker tweeted.
The NWCDC was being paid $10 million a year to manage Newark’s water.
Nice work if you can get it.
You can have clean water for the people or cognac for Democrat fixers, but not both.
Its general counsel, Elnardo Webster II, was Booker's former law partner, friend and advisor.
A judge levied major fines against Booker’s former law firm over its NWCDC work.
And which he was supposed to be overseeing.
It’s not an environmental justice issue. It’s a criminal justice issue.
He didn't even buy landscaping equipment until he got the landscaping contract.
How did Eddie get so lucky?
The OSC investigation found that public funds weren't just being used to buy lobster, filet magnon and cognac, but $534 for imported drinking water from Florida.
It’s shameful that the former party of segregation fastened on to black communities like a leech while blaming its corruption on racism and an imaginary national crisis.
And it’s shameful that Booker and his political allies have no shame.