Tag: contracts

A look back at recent stories in The Chicago Reporter--and elsewhere

We’re ending the week at the Muckrakers blog by trying something a bit new. Click through for a round-up and run-down of some of the journalism related to race and poverty issues in Chicago published in recent days. Let’s start with a review of what we’ve been up to at The Chicago Reporter this week.... Read more »

Company accused of stealing millions from NYC and hurricane victims gets money from Chicago

The City of Chicago has given over $7 million to Spherion, a company whose employees were targeted by federal prosecutors last week for its role in a money laundering scheme. Citipayments.org’s Dan O’Neil was the first to notice Chicago’s connection to Spherion. We dug a little deeper into some Chicago records and found that the... Read more »