Goliad's $1 Million Mess

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Goliad's $1 million mess (Multimedia Investigation)

A six-month Victoria Advocate investigation reveals a program started to promote economic development has instead been riddled with poor record-keeping, questionable loan practices, missing documents and virtually no accountability.

Goliad officials await state investigation
Goliad officials attempt to collect on $32,000 loan
New Goliad development district board member wants to see jobs created
Goliad mayor says Advocate report 'hurt' (video)
Goliad board lowers councilman's loan payment (video)
Goliad Investigation: Legislators to review development districts law
Advocate editorial board opinion: Public must push harder for open government
Goliad district operates under few state rules
How Victoria's economic development works