The Center for Public Integrity has set up a new web site to track Katrina-related contracts awarded by the federal government. "Profiting From Katrina" keeps tabs on the cronyism and conflicts of interest already coming to light.
Is there no one in Minnesota who can handle the job?
Meet Susan Young, Minneapolis's trash evangelist
For decades Minneapolis has paid the same company to haul trash. Is it a good deal? No one has asked.