Obama first to fall on the sword

Today the first person to stay away from Obama because of the damage he may cause. New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson withdrew his nomination to be President-elect Barack Obama’s commerce secretary. There is a federal grand jury is investigating how a California company that contributed to Governor Bill Richardson political activities won a New Mexico state contract worth more than billion dollars. This started in August when federal investigators began looking into the company, CDR Financial Products Inc. which won two consulting contracts in 2004. The company gave New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson considerable political activates. The company CDR Financial Products Inc. is based in Beverly Hills list their activities as general business consultants specialize in offering insurance expertise as well as municipal reinvestment strategies to municipalities, underwriters, corporations, and government agencies in the U.S. and was founded 1986. The President and CEO is David Rubin, who was responsible for implementing the concept of Rolling Treasury Bills, which have been valued at $3.4 Billion. As well as developing a creative, tax exempt home purchase programs in excess of $2 Billion for low income families. The contributions were of $100,000 to the governor. The bottom line is this problem was enough for Richardson to know he had to take the fall. It is easy to take the money and do the deal but you never think it will explode in your face and cost you the most important job you can ever be offered.


Countdown to Inauguration Day 2009: 17 days
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Sometimes I feel like
The world is on top of me
Breaking me down with
An endless monotony
W. Axl Rose Scraped (2008)

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