Dan Rodricks: I can't see how De Sousa survives this

Maybe I’m missing something, but I don’t see how Mayor Catherine Pugh can keep Darryl De Sousa as police commissioner of Baltimore. She should start considering candidates to succeed him. I am stuck on this: The mayor last week suspended De Sousa with pay “pending resolution of this matter” — the matter being federal misdemeanor charges that the commissioner willfully failed to file income tax returns for 2013, 2014 and 2015. How could this possibly end well? Even if, for some reason, the feds were to drop the charges, De Sousa already admitted in a tweet that he failed to do what millions of Americans know they must do every April. (Balt. Sun)

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