Friday, December 18, 2009
What French Toast Has to do with FL Commuter Rail Negotiations
A Florida state representative says the Department of Transportation used food names, like "pancakes" and "French toast" as the subject line in emails about the state's commuter rail negotiations in order to foil public records requests.
The DOT head counters, saying the food names were used simply to get his attention. But critics are skeptical, asserting that the DOT officials were actively circumventing transparency laws.
For more on the scandal, click here.