After the Coalition for Fair Employment in Construction filed a lawsuit against the City of San Diego to obtain withheld public records, the city released a private email outlining a secret backroom union deal to end union political and legal impediments to the proposed San Diego Convention Center Phase 3 Expansion.
Here’s the record released by the City of San Diego:
On September 21, 2012, Julie Dubick, the Chief of Staff to San Diego Mayor Jerry Sanders, sent the following email with an attachment to Lorena Gonzalez, head of the San Diego-Imperial Counties Labor Council, and her executive assistant Todd Klein.
One minute later, the same attachment was sent to Steve Cushman, Special Assistant to San Diego Mayor Jerry Sanders.
The meeting was on San Diego Mayor Jerry Sanders’ calendar for 2:00 p.m. on September 21, 2013.