I guess they’d explain that everybody does it, so why not us? ….. but now, a local school district has caught some heat for a controversial trip to Mexico on the taxpayer’s dimes.
Now, over 3 years later, nineteen teachers and administrators from the West Linn-Wilsonville school district (Portland, Oregon suburbs) are embarrassed because they got caught ….. they took a trip to Mexico for a conference in 2007 on the taxpayer’s dimes.
With schools being shut down and teachers being laid off ….. is it that taxpayers are a bit P.O.’d? You bet! Should they be? Of course ….. and there’s possibly, even more to the story; follow the link above.