Tampa City Council uses funds for food, travel office decor
Accent lamps, a decorative rug, travel to San Francisco and Cuba, office furniture and food. Those are some of the items bought by Tampa City Council members using discretionary money since taking office in April 2007. The council is set to hold its first public hearing on the 2010 budget at 5 p.m. today. The budget includes $3,200 for each council member and their attorney to spend as they please.
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