Elected officials are supposed to protect the interest of their constituents. That’s not the way it works in Santa Monica.
Taxpayers are at the bottom of the list of our Councilmembers’ priorities. First are developers, followed by businesses, tourists and staff.
Last week the Santa Monica Coalition for a Livable City reported just one of the extraordinary perks (besides a “Taj Mahal” office building with a private art gallery) staff enjoys.
Some two-thirds -- 1,400 -- of our over-compensated City employees drive to work solo in their cars and then park free...
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