Public Funds

Phil Matier: New Questions Over Santa Clara County Supervisor's SpendingGeorge Shirakawa, Jr., the already-embattled president of the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors, is being asked to explain a "confusing trail of receipts" on his county-issued credit card.
Oakland Port Official Accused Of Strip Club Spending SuspendedThe Port of Oakland’s maritime director has been ordered to return from a business trip and take paid administrative leave as port officials investigate allegations that he spent $4,500 in public funds at a strip club.
Port Of Oakland Chief Suspended In Strip Club Spending CasePort of Oakland officials suspended their executive director amid an investigation into a $4,500 strip club expense racked up by the agency’s head of maritime operations.
Port Of Oakland Official Racks Up $4,500 Strip Club BillA high-ranking Port of Oakland official is under investigation for spending thousands of dollars in public funds for a party at a Houston strip club.