January 28, 2014 11:38 AM

Missouri auditor says he recused himself from education department review out of ‘an abundance of caution’

Missouri school board president Peter Herschend gave Tom Schweich’s re-election campaign $25,000 less than 10 days after the auditor’s office said it would be scrutinizing the contract that the state education department made with CEE-Trust to develop a plan to remake Kansas City Public Schools.

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