Bill White has a secret 10-year deferred compensation plan with Wedge Group, including a $83,677 payment he received in 2009. No other details of the agreement are known.
Bill White is the subject of a complaint filed with the Texas Ethics Commission for his failure to report $83,677 in wages from Wedge Group in 2009 on his personal financial statement despite reporting the wages to the IRS.
While mayor, Bill White earned more than $2.6 million serving on the board of company under investigation by Congress for polluting the groundwater in North Texas." Words used to describe this agreement include “unusual,” “rare,” “ill-advised,” and “dangerous.” BJ Services continued to tell the EPA it was complying with an agreement barring the injection of diesel fuel near drinking-water aquifers after admitting to Congress that it had violated the pact.
Bill White initially refused to release his income tax returns on the grounds that they contained proprietary information, but he acknowledged that was a faulty defense when he released his 2009 returns but no other returns from his many years in public service.
May 20, 2010
For 74 days liberal trial lawyer Bill White has hidden his taxes from the people of Texas, making it impossible for voters to know the truth about how he earned his millions.
May 19, 2010
For 73 days, liberal trial lawyer Bill White has hidden his taxes from the people of Texas while claiming that cap and trade doesn’t go far enough. Now there is evidence that White advised the incoming Obama Administration in 2008 on how to sell the job-killing legislation to the public.
May 10, 2010
For 64 days, liberal trial lawyer Bill White has hidden his income taxes from the people of Texas, displaying his disregard for openness and transparency. The same sort of shadiness has surrounded Houston Metro for years, where repeated scandals have occurred under the board of directors appointed by White and the CEO hired by the board when White took office.
May 5, 2010
For 59 days, liberal trial lawyer Bill White has hidden his tax returns from the people of Texas. Among the information included on these missing returns are the millions of dollars that White has received from BJ Services, a company under investigation by Congress for polluting the groundwater in North Texas.
May 4, 2010
On day 58 of liberal trial lawyer Bill White refusing to release his income tax returns for his years in public service, Texans for Rick Perry has released a new video, “Bill White: Man on the Run.” This video is available online at www.rickperry.org and www.youtube.com/user/liberalbillwhite.
May 3, 2010
For 57 days liberal trial lawyer Bill White has moved further away from the truth by refusing to release his income tax returns for his years in public service.