Latest mini-scandal result of the nature of U.S. society

Saturday, January 17th, 2009

President Elect Obama‚Äôs pick to be Secretary of the Treasury, Tim Geithner, was caught in a mini-scandal last week over employing a housekeeper whose employment authorization had apparently lapsed. This is reminiscent of other prominent people involved or interested in becoming involved in government getting involved in similar immigration-related mini-scandals, including Republicans, such as Mitt Romney and Bernie Kerik, and Democrats, such as Zoe Baird and Kimba Wood. Some wonder if this has something to do with the proclivity of…