Get a Load of this scam

Discussion in 'Politics' started by PocketChange, Oct 20, 2012.

  1. Ricter


    "The U.S. General Services Administration had earlier rejected the city’s high bid for the 10-story hospital building and 24 acres of land, saying the city’s nearly $1.95 million bid in an online auction did not meet the minimum price sought by the government."
  2. pspr


    The story says there was an on-line auction. It sounds like the city was the high bidder but the government didn't accept the high bid because even it was too low. Eventually they accepted a slightly higher offer from the city.
  3. auction was not open to public.
  4. Ricter


    The article doesn't say so. Perhaps you have time to find another article that does.
  5. The auction was open to public