Now, Speaker Sal doesn’t do low level corruption. 23Gs is for amateurs. Stuffing cash in a bra and meals at the Fill-A-Buster? Forget it.
Sal is interested in F-You money not pad-your-bra money. And Sal doesn’t do any of it himself. Hey, what are friends for?
By Andrea Estes and Stephen Kurkjian
Globe Staff And Globe Correspondent / November 3, 2008
The Ethics Commission is looking into multimillion-dollar state contracts awarded to a software company, Cognos ULC, in 2006 and 2007. Cognos and an independent sales agent paid some of DiMasi’s friends and business associates more than $2 million while the software firm was pressing for lucrative state business. DiMasi had been actively pushing other state officials for the exact kind of performance management software that Cognos produces.