Port privatization bid moves forward

Port privatization bid moves forward

There are 2 comments on the Hampton Roads Daily Press story from Mar 27, 2009, titled Port privatization bid moves forward. In it, Hampton Roads Daily Press reports that:

Transportation Secretary Pierce M. Homer announced Friday that a Chicago-area developer's $8.9 billion offer to operate state-owned cargo terminals in Virginia will receive a full review, setting in motion a lengthy process to determine whether the state stands to benefit by privatizing port operations.

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Virginia Beach, VA

#1 Mar 28, 2009
Centerpoint's Chicago ties? Google Centerpoint campaign contributions and you may find out interesting facts about campaign contributions to the Dems in general as well as those with ties to the Blago scandals...
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Heathsville, VA

#2 Mar 28, 2009
Watch out Virginians. Fat Cats always find a way to make themselves receipients of enormous sums of money. Why else would they be promoting this give-away. The ports have made the state money for many years, and should remain that way.
Our politicians know they will reap hugh personal rewaards from the sale of Virginians property. It needs to be stopped NOW.

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