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Approval of the A's new lease Aug. 6 at
Oracle Arena in Oakland.
But, the level of loathing hit its peak when after the press conference featuring Wolff and the JPA concluded, television cameras encircled Quan for comment. Off to the side, a few officials watched with astonishment as Quan literally basked in the limelight. When I walked toward Haggerty and fellow Alameda County Supervisor Nate Miley for an interview, they both flashed incredulous grins along with disappointed head shaking as Quan spoke to reporters. For the tough-talking Haggerty it was apparently too much.
"You know what is most amazing to me? How someone can go around and publicly say they support the deal, then privately be calling their council and telling them not to support the deal and then stand up and take credit for the deal,” said Haggerty. “That's make my job so much harder. It's sleazy. I feel bad for Rebecca. From the city side, Rebecca did it,” before adding, “but now she's getting her due."
Formed in 1911, almost all of its board
members are nearly as old.
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