The SEC’s inspector general conducted 33 probes of employees looking at explicit images in the past five years, according to a memo obtained by The Associated Press.
The memo says 31 of those probes occurred in the 2 1/2 years since the financial system teetered and nearly crashed.
The staffers’ behavior violated government-wide ethics rules, it says.
And pay we did, while the bailout was in the works:
Seventeen of the employees were “at a senior level,” earning salaries of up to $222,418.
Leave it to the libertarians to provide links.
That was during the financial crisis. Now imagine how the bureaucrats will invest their time at work while managing your healthcare.