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Conflict of Interest

Original post made by Won't Be Fooled Again on May 13, 2007

Will Palo Alto City Council Member Peter Drekmeier have a conflict of interest and be unable to participate in Stanford related issues when he marries a Stanford University employee [Portion removed by Palo Alto Online staff.] on June 2, 2007?

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Comments (3)

Posted by Big Mama, a resident of Greater Miranda
on May 14, 2007 at 5:48 am

Glad to here Peter has found a wife
Now, why don't you get a life!


Posted by Reader, a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on May 14, 2007 at 7:10 am

I'm glad I got to read this story BEFORE the Weekly's censors removed two-thirds of it.


Posted by Another Reader, a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on May 14, 2007 at 9:42 am

Councilmembers married to Stanford employees usually don't vote on anything connected to Stanford.
Here is one big developer he won't be able to support. He votes for all the other big developments.
So congratulations to Peter, and congratulations to us that you won't be able to vote for this one.


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