Have you heard the story of this 2-person utility company from Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s hometown which managed to get a $300M contract from Puerto Rico to repair the territory’s electrical grid?

That seems a little bit crony-ish, does it not? Well, the contract has surfaced:

Here are some choice bits:

Wait, there’s more!

More still!

I haven’t a clue why the boss of the Puerto Rican electrical utility PREPA signed this thing, which basically indemnifies the contractor Whitefish Energy for any misdeed it performs on the island. If I were a stakeholder in PREPA, which is government-owned, I’d be furious with the company’s top management and would be looking for a way to dump them.