Political Ties to Potential Real Estate Deal Goes Deeper

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John Archibald: Political Ties to Potential Real Estate Deal Goes Deeper

Local government watchers are casting a critical eye on a proposed agreement which would have the City of Birmingham renting space in a former Social Security building for almost $140 million for 30 years. It’s attracting attention because the developer gave tens of thousands of dollars in campaign contributions to city council members as they consider this deal. But Alabama Media Group columnist John Archibald discovered this story goes beyond just a potential building rental.

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