Connected Democrat gets city contract to replace traffic lights

There are 1 comment on the Pittsburg Tribune story from Aug 7, 2007, titled Connected Democrat gets city contract to replace traffic lights. In it, Pittsburg Tribune reports that:

Pittsburgh City Council today awarded a $2.2 million contract to a Carnegie company owned by Charles R. Zappala, a well-connected Democratic contributor and the uncle of Allegheny County District Attorney ...

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“Obama is a Liar, Period!”

Since: Jan 07

Pittsburgh, PA

#1 Aug 7, 2007
Now this is a real surprise! How could anyone named Zappala get a government contract in Allegheny county. I wonder how many times the bids went back and forth to create the illusion of fairness. When we get to look we'll find out that Zappala had the lowest bid. Yeah, sure!

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