Politics & Government

July 12, 2009 2:25 PM

Why'd Obama fire investigator probing Sacramento mayor?

Why Gerald Walpin was fired by President Barack Obama as inspector general investigating the Sacramento mayor for misuse of federal grant funds is still unclear. Walpin believes he was fired for doing his job. His detractors say he was booted for a series of clashes with officials at the company that oversees Americorps.

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