• Uncle Sam spent $52K on curtains for US ambassador's penthouse

    4 days ago - By The Real Deal New York

    The federal government spent $52,701 to install custom mechanical curtains at the Manhattan penthouse of the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations. The ambassador, Nikki R. Haley, lives in a 6,000-square-foot penthouse at the Zeckendorf Brothers' 50 UN Plaza, which the federal government leases for her as an official residence and to entertain guests, according to the New York Times, which reported the story. The curtains cost $29,900 and the machinery to open and close...
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