The Detroit News story by Christine MacDonald and Joel Kurth was headlined Feds probe alleged kickbacks, contracts at Detroit Public Library. They report the federal investigation involves alleged kickbacks, mismanagement, nepotism, and cost overruns by contractors. The Library Commission President, Jonathan Kinloch, was quoted saying,
In the Detroit Free Press online reporting of this raid, Mr. Kinloch said, “There may be an individual who awarded contracts for personal gain. And if that is the case, it is a total violation of the public trust.”
But this could never happen here in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.