I have spent almost every day for the past two weeks or so trying to connect all the dots regarding the GardenWalk Hotel Development. i couldn't figure out why Disney (a.k.a. SOAR) would spend so much money influencing Kris Murray, Gail Eastman, and Harry Sidhu to vote for the $158 million TOT giveaway.
Then this morning I started looking through the staff reports issued by the City of Anaheim and found this:
See the original document via this link:
I also find it interesting that the City of Anaheim points out that the agreement is inconsistent with the adopted incentive program.
Pictured above is Disney lobbyist Carrie Nocella, Anaheim Councilwoman Kris Murray, and Orange County Business Council President Lucy Dunn.
How much money did Disney (a.k.a. SOAR) and the OCBC spend to get Kris Murray and Gail Eastman elected?
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