Government jobs were a great deal even when I was a lad. But Modern Day Richmond, Virginia and the District of Columbia (Washington D.C.) have some new “fringe benefits!”
RICHMOND, Virginia (AP) — Workers for private contractors made several hundred calls to sex lines when they should have been cleaning City Hall or providing security.
Mayor L. Douglas Wilder, a Democrat, promised a shake-up after learning of the calls and an incident in which a contract employee is said to have broken into a courthouse office.
“We are not without fault,” Mr. Wilder said.
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Mayor Confirms Fire House Sex Probe
By Matthew Cella
The Washington Times
September 6, 2007
D.C. Mayor Adrian M. Fenty and the city’s top police and fire officials yesterday acknowledged their investigation into accusations of sexual misconduct within the fire department that could lead to criminal charges.
However, they declined to say whether any misconduct included prostitution or whether it occurred inside the Northeast firehouse where the press conference was held.
“Obviously, sexual misconduct can mean a lot of things,” said Metropolitan Police Department Chief ….