Don Shea Fired

Don Shea Fired

Sacrificial Lamb or Sign of Progress?

As reported on Nola.com, economic development director Don Shea has been fired. The article reports that he was given two options: resign effective in two weeks or be terminated immediately. Shea said he chose the latter.

 

He was given two options: resign effective in two weeks or be terminated immediately. Shea said he chose the latter.

As you may have read in earlier posts, several Parish “Public Servants” have appeared to be deeply embedded with private groups, what is referred to as regulatory capture.

Is Don Shea’s firing simply an offering to the outraged people of St. Tammany Parish, or a sign that Parish Government must listen to, and act on behalf of the will of the Parish Residents?

Only time will tell.