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Lance: To a blatant example of 'hire first, vote later'

| Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, 8:55 p.m.
Katharine Eagan Kelleman was named the new CEO of Port Authority of Allegheny County on Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017.
Theresa Clift | Tribune-Review
Katharine Eagan Kelleman was named the new CEO of Port Authority of Allegheny County on Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017.

An Allegheny County email sent late Wednesday morning announced the introduction of Katharine Eagan Kelleman as the new Port Authority CEO and flatly stated, “The Port Authority Board will hold a special meeting later today to formally vote to hire Ms. Kelleman.” It's bad enough when government tries to get away with sneaking such moves past the public, but disregarding proper procedure doesn't get more brazen than this.

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