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Augusta Commission Authorizes Credit Card Policy Study

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The Augusta Commission voted almost unanimously at its Tuesday meeting to task City Administrator Odie Donald with developing a policy for credit cards issued to elected officials.

District 10 Commissioner John Clarke had stepped out briefly and did not vote.

Commissioners did not give Donald...

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7 COMMENTS

  1. I guess when you get indicted mayor , you want to also pick your prosecuting attorney, what judge the case will be heard in front of and possibly the federal penitentiary you will potentially serve in like you are trying to pick your auditor. We need a Forescic Audit by the FBI not handpicked by you or your cronies . My Brothers Keeper also needs to be included on the audit.

  2. Demanding an audit of your illegal spending and then appointing the person to perform the audit is bold arrogance with a helping of unbridled stupidity, but the commission will likely approve it. “Unsupported allegations of the nature of those that have been recklessly reported by some local media entities potentially weaken public trust and confidence in our elected leaders and the ability of our City to represent its citizens effectively. ” Hey Hardie, you cannot weaken public trust and confidence that does not exist. When you report to prison, ask for the Charles Walker/Ed McIntyre suite.

  3. The mayor doth protest too much. A forensic audit is needed for every government individual issued a city credit card, as well as My Brothers Keeper. If funds have been misappropriated then those individuals should be held accountable, for their crimes. The commissioner’s are stewards of the Taxpayer’s monies, thus far only Ms McKnight understands this. They need to hire a firm to begin the audit asap, of their choosing. Do your job.

  4. This is Ground Control to Silent Sean
    You’ve really made the grade
    And the papers want to know if you can speak
    Now it’s time to do an audit, take a peek
    This is Silent Sean to Ground Control
    I’m not slipping out the door
    I’m not voting in my most peculiar way
    And my clothes look very different today
    For here
    Am I sitting in a jail cell
    Far from my house
    My politics are through
    And there’s nothing I can do

    Though it’s past one hundred thousand bucks
    I’m feeling very ill
    And I think the audit shows how it will go
    Tell the mayor I love him very much, he knows
    Ground Control to Silent Sean
    Your circuit’s dead, there’s something wrong
    Can you hear me, Silent Sean?
    Can you hear me, Silent Sean?
    Can you hear me, Silent Sean?

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