These include excessive competitiveness, a tendency to want to dominate and control others regardless of the situation, and a self-serving
attitude towards power.
Now their power-mongering seems not only self-serving
, but dishonest, too.
Since it hasn't been able to push its self-serving
agenda through administratively, it has turned to more devious methods such as trumped-up criminal charges, like those brought against two border agents, Ignacio Ramos and Jose Compean ("Border Patrol Agents Sentenced to Prison," November 13 issue).
Rather than criticizing their efforts, the Alliance should recognize the efforts of the task force as more conducive to achieving an appropriate level of safety in high-rise buildings than by its own self-serving
Yet without self-serving
reasons, there is little logical sense in intervening.
Let me turn now to my second criticism--that financial statement preparers have been ineffective in providing substantive input because many of their comments have been self-serving
We urge you to treat this letter with caution and to be wary of this further attempt by the Nano Group to disseminate self-serving
Californians Opposed to School and Road Delay, a coalition of more than 150 organizations and leaders opposing the ballot measure, today said that Governor Gray Davis' transportation program would be delayed by the self-serving
initiative sponsored by CELSOC, the Consulting Engineers and Land Surveyors of California.
That is, the power of your greenbacks in the hands of self-serving
We believe his strident criticism is only self-serving
opportunism which he hopes will gain him and his associates another chance to feast on the Company's treasury at shareholders' expense.
The jury was allowed to hear speculative, self-serving
testimony from Mr.
Why should a city that can't maintain its sidewalks, patrol its streets or educate its children spend millions on self-serving
TV commercials for politicians who are selling, at the least, access to power that ordinary voters will never have?