Sweetwater In Hot Water
Monday, December 26, 2011
Aired 12/26/11 on KPBS Midday Edition.
Guest: Ashly McGlone, Watchdog reporter, San Diego Union Tribune
Hundreds of millions of dollars in public money are at play in the South Bay, as contractors bid for school bond construction money.
Investigations into 'pay to play' arrangements between construction contractors and leaders of Sweetwater Union School School District and Southwestern Community College came to light last week because of reporting from the Union Tribune's "Watchdog" unit.