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Watchdog: Julián Castro’s San
Antonio misused HUD money

Politico, by Jon Prior

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Posted By:StormCnter, 5/20/2014 2:16:38 PM

San Antonio failed to properly spend funds approved by Congress to combat the housing crisis while President Barack Obama’s expected nominee to run the Housing and Urban Development Department was mayor of the city, according to a 2012 report from the agency’s inspector general. The report could be a blemish on the record of San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro, a rising star in the Democratic party whose consideration for a spot in the cabinet is seen as a way to burnish his national political profile. San Antonio was awarded $8.6 million from HUD in 2008 as part of the national Neighborhood Stabilization

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Reply 1 - Posted by: eoddad, 5/20/2014 2:45:22 PM     (No. 9855609)

Are there any clean democrats out there?

Party of Corruption.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Cor-vet, 5/20/2014 2:45:39 PM     (No. 9855610)

This should enhance his standing in the party!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Mr. Hanky, 5/20/2014 2:58:29 PM     (No. 9855626)

Shoot, how´s a Democrat supposed to get rich ´helping´ the poor if you can´t get a taste of the action?
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Reply 4 - Posted by: krause, 5/20/2014 3:14:25 PM     (No. 9855645)

The last person this administration would want is an honest, straight-arrow type.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: snapper451, 5/20/2014 3:16:41 PM     (No. 9855648)

Well $6 Billion missing from the State Dept., millions missing from the Clinton Foundation, millions missing that Slick Willy raised for Haiti - the libs have found the perfect VP nominee to run with the Hildabeast after his misuse of HUD funds. Who could be more qualified?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: alpha91c, 5/20/2014 4:07:54 PM     (No. 9855676)

Julian is billed as the Hispanic Obama. They mean that literally. Think about it.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: droopydog, 5/20/2014 4:20:27 PM     (No. 9855683)

What´s the deal with San Antonio Mayors and HUD? Didn´t that other skunk...er, I mean, "rising star" go to jail for that?

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Reply 8 - Posted by: tennman, 5/20/2014 5:02:01 PM     (No. 9855710)

Ssure sound a lot like deja vu. Haven´t we already seen this horror movie? Must be a zombie flick as well.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Woodiedg, 5/20/2014 6:07:06 PM     (No. 9855745)



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Reply 10 - Posted by: Woodiedg, 5/20/2014 6:07:44 PM     (No. 9855747)

Castro´s mother is a member of La Raza Unida...a radical organization with communist ties that pushes, promotes only those of Mexican decent...it is a racist organization. She has primed the twins to run for office and get into the political power to further the Latino race. Julian Castro and brother fit right in with Obama as community organizers...San Antonio had another Hispanic mayor that became the head of HUD and later was convicted of lying to the FBI about paying off his lover...no jail time, just a fine. Congress better vet Castro real good before approving him to head any politically appointed office

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Reply 11 - Posted by: stablemoney, 5/20/2014 6:07:59 PM     (No. 9855748)

Julian Castro is a glowing, ostentatious communist, who believes everything belongs to all, everything to his needs, so how can there be misuse?

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Reply 12 - Posted by: john56, 5/20/2014 7:33:38 PM     (No. 9855812)

All I know about Julian Castro came from a business partner who ended up being a short-term drinking buddy of his a few years ago. Julian is the type of guy who always will have a drink, as long as he´s not buying.

And sadly, so was my business partner, so I ended up buying both their drinks ... without me being there.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: hershey, 5/20/2014 8:27:07 PM     (No. 9855840)

Try and find a democrat who isn´t a crook or a liar..


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Reply 14 - Posted by: Trigger2, 5/21/2014 4:32:51 AM     (No. 9856042)

"Rising star" is DNC code for someone who is becoming as corrupt as the rest of the party of corruption.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Trigger2, 5/21/2014 4:35:07 AM     (No. 9856043)

Sorry for the 2nd post, but I have to ask the question: Is this corrupt demonrat the reason Dirty Harry needs to change the filibuster rule again?

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