DC - GSA Head Resigns Over Lavish Use of Public Money for Conference
GSA chief resigns amid reports of excessive spending
By Lisa Rein and Joe Davidson, Monday, April 2, 3:45 PM
The chief of the General Services Administration is resigning and two... top deputies... fired amid reports of excessive spending...training conference... featured a mindreader, a clown and a comedian.
GSA Administrator Martha Johnson ...resignation... Monday. Public Buildings Service chief Robert A. Peck and Johnson’s top adviser, Stephen Leeds, were forced out Monday....Four GSA employees who organized the four-day conference ...on adminstrative leave ....
Organizers spent $835,000 on the event, which was attended by 300 employees.
This is why we need to be so careful about who we send to Washington. These folks at the GSA must be pals with McCormick and Violette.