If you decided to set up a charity to help the children of, say, 9/11 victims and decided to pilfer the money for other projects; do you think you might have an issue with Johnny Law?
Yet if you do in California, they call that person Governor...........
After the 2001 terrorist attacks, California
lawmakers sought a way to channel the patriotic fervour and use it to help
victims' families and law enforcement. Their answer: specialty memorial license
plates emblazoned with the words, 'We Will Never Forget.'
Part of the money raised through the sale of
the plates was to fund scholarships for the children of California residents who
perished in the attacks, while the majority - 85 per cent - was to help fund
But an Associated Press review of the $15
million collected since lawmakers approved the 'California Memorial Scholarship
Program' shows only a small fraction of the money went to scholarships.
Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2151620/California-9-11-license-plate-fund-raided-government-pay-debt.html#ixzz1wMizSOqF