Sheesh! We're talking beyond shameless here.
Carlyle Group Explores Acquisition of Port Operations
Private equity firm The Carlyle Group established a team to acquire public-purpose facilities, such as ports, a day after a United Arab Emirates company said it would transfer newly acquired operations at American ports to a US organization.Read more.
Photo credit: A container ship passes the New York skyline in a Friday, March, 10, 2006 photo. Republicans blocked a Democratic effort Wednesday, March 15, 2006, to force House votes on expanding government scrutiny of foreign investments, the latest fallout from a Dubai-owned company's failed bid to run some U.S. port operations. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)