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Now jazz -- -- and Cindy Smith both a graduate students -- champion university's brand -- campus in Irvine California.
You guys are masters a public administration but here's the thing here's the kicker.
You until we had we had someone on yesterday's if you're too.
Are the ones who dug up.
The information that led to Bell, California how do you do it.
Right right well we did orange county's 34 cities.
And that we put out public records request.
And and it took almost four months to get all of the information on all 34 city managers.
With an Orange County right and all.
-- let me get -- -- real quick city we don't have a lot of time but so you look at Orange County.
Some of your results were somehow published and then Los Angeles Times newspaper picked it up.
And took the ball -- with -- and found Bell, California.
Why are we doing this what what inspired you to look for these things will.
-- I called -- and went looking for interns.
We help with her she contacted friend professor Fred Mueller and he headed out to the cost Janice and I were interested and so we -- to -- them.
And on our own for the four months trying to get all the information and an intrigue ends in outrage -- Because this is a crazy for an opening here.
And it's like yeah that's what have we heard a story that the professor came under some scrutiny got a little trouble what happened.
Right right which I really don't understand.
We went into a political campaign willingly.
You know aside from the university.
And did all the research.
On our own -- Before Barbara coming coComment Kampman fellow.
And Saturday and then city managers and counsel and somebody and they give California's -- money to get.
Fred -- for president prince Miller fired.
But he can't well I had simply can't be -- did you guys who decided to do this with her help and on -- hanging -- -- the second Cooper.
Like everybody should be right I mean is that the wrong feeling to have everybody should be -- crimes and no not surprising honestly are you surprised to -- last time if you talked about -- -- quite situation on processes and I -- -- explain what it is.
It's it's people who are not normally narcissistic put in positions of power.
And immediately they start feeling like I'm special I deserve more -- entitlement although all the criteria fanaticism and becomes party personality.
And they demand more of everything we see it's endemic we see overhead that's.
Eleven elevenths -- short in the Governor Schwarzenegger go to office you know he's been there done that so the stores so everything so he doesn't have to worry about it but in Jersey we have an office called the inspector general.
So this was appointed this administration and now we -- all the money -- inspector general to like investigate everybody else.
We do what you gotta do is utilize what these young girls that it is set the precedent go to the press pool gets somebody from the can't forbid the New York Times after the north star -- something like that that -- around these of these politicians as well what did you do it should be -- -- here's what we really do anything -- where my Janice and -- where -- you're asking you be our eyes and -- We -- the first one to report Bell, California.
LA times ran it on -- on Thursday and we ran it -- -- -- Thursday we -- the very next day we've done it every single day.
If you (%expletive) are you look for more belts.
How we -- -- that not just early in California city that governor himself.
When asked as to come on NB interns and look at all of the cities in California and where -- used to that we know what to look -- now we have our -- and things that that.
That we would like to invite them.
We'll do listen I mean there's a huge favor will you work with us we'll get your message out there if you -- it's not getting out there.
You contact us we'll stay close to -- my Iraq's what will promise will you find another belt.
Will be on it -- -- -- -- --
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