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Resource ID: #24609
Subject: City Government
Source: Baltimore Sun
Date: 10/25/2009; 10/26/2009; 10/27/2009; 10/29/2009; 11/10/2009; 12/03/2009



The investigation of a private nonprofit group, which was formed to benefit city programs for the underprivileged, revealed a number of shocking facts. Some of them being, that a number of city officials used the group to pay for a few items for the mayor's inauguration and to avoid competitive bidding for the design of the visitors center. Also, some of the donations went to support political initiatives, not those needing help. The foundation was unaware of the happenings because they were asking few questions from the city government.

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