Tag Archives: Jeff Simon

Here comes the flood! Deval Team Outlines Stimulus Spending

Folks it’s time to get vigilant and watch where these dollars go. The Patrick Administration announced its plans for spending $8 billion in ARRA funding. Of course most of it will go to state agencies with a portion going to cities and towns. There’s no talk about using the more competitive federal prevailing wage rather than the inflated state prevailing…

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Mass GOP Blast Gov. Patrick’s Stimulus Chief

Republican lawmakers sharply criticized yesterday Governor Deval Patrick’s choice of real estate developer Jeffrey A. Simon to oversee the distribution of billions of dollars in federal stimulus money, citing the state pension he has been receiving since he was fired from his job at a state development agency in the mid-1990s. “Symbolically, the governor couldn’t have picked a worse person…

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Simon the Spending Czar

You would think that if you owned Simon Properties you’d be a pretty rich guy.. hence why Jeff Simon needs another $150,000 is beyond me.   http://www.bostonherald.com/ne… Simon, who will earn $150,000 and report to Patrick and finance chief Leslie Kirwan, was chosen because of his experience on several large, complex infrastructure projects including heading up the redevelopment of Fort…

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