If she weren’t a senator, she’d be in jail

The fringe benefits of being a Senator far outnumber the pay.

What if you could give your realtor spouse a a “heads-up” on a BIG upcoming sale of property?

A real-estate deal worth roughly a BILLION dollar commission is in the works with Diane Feinstein’s husband, Richard Blum.

Did any other local realtors have a shot at this plum deal? Of course not…due to national security issues, right?

The US Postal Service plans to sell 56 buildings — so it can lease space more expensively — and the real estate company of the California senator’s husband, Richard Blum, is set to pocket about $1 billion in commissions.

Blum’s company, CBRE, was selected in March 2011 as the sole real estate agent on sales expected to fetch $19 billion. Most voters didn’t notice that Blum is a member of CBRE’s board and served as chairman from 2001 to 2014.

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This feat of federal spousal support was ignored by the media after Feinstein’s office said the senator, whose wealth is pegged at $70 million, had nothing to do with the USPS decisions.

When the national debt is $18 trillion, a billion seems like small change.

To read more, visit the NY Post.

 

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