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Former Dixon Comptroller Rita Crundwell stuffed this Florida home with opulent, custom-made furnishings, authorities say. (CBS)

Take A Tour Of The Florida Vacation Home Of Dixon’s Indicted Ex-Comptroller

Rita Crundwell siphoned millions from the city of Dixon, authorities say. CBS 2′s Marissa Bailey reports on how some of that money may have been used for a Florida mini-mansion.

10/25/2012

A man fishing. (Credit: CBS)

$365K In Taxpayer Dollars To Teach People How To Fish?

In his winter budget address, Gov. Pat Quinn pledged that “all unnecessary state spending will be eliminated.”

CBS 2–06/08/2011

Chicago Public Schools

CPS Made Charitable Contributions With Taxpayer Money

A tight budget didn’t stop the Chicago Public Schools from making charitable donations with taxpayer money.

WBBM Newsradio–02/01/2011