New HUD guy-- "working in partnership with the private sector"
... Mr. Donovan was considered a national innovator in capitalizing on the strong real estate market to find financing for low-cost housing. He held to a middle ground between free-market forces who opposed government controls and liberal groups that believed only government and nonprofit groups could be counted on to provide housing for the working class.
"I would never believe that the private sector, left to its own devices, is the best possible solution," he said in 2006. "I'm in government because of the role of government in setting rules and working in partnership with the private sector. On the other hand, there's no way you could ever get to a scale that can really affect the housing problems in this country without working with the market." ...
Funny the reasons people give why they're in Government, no?