Tag: privileged

Once More … Government Officials’ Entitlement Syndrome


I’m a little late to the controversies associated with the multi-day trip by Secretary of Energy Jennifer Granholm in a fleet of electric cars, and particularly the squabble with a family of the general public over use of a particular space at an electric charge station.

Most of the commentaries have focused on the detail that it was a car with an internal combustion engine that a staff person used to prevent other electric car users (members of the general public) from using the electric car charger until Secretary Granholm and her entourage arrived.