Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh resigns amid scandal

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Catherine Pugh is resigned as the mayor of Baltimore. Her attorney announcing the move by reading a statement on her behalf. Emily solvent. Member station. W Y PR has more the scandal that led to Pugh's political demise began in March when the Baltimore Sun reported that pew sold half a million dollars worth of self published. Children's books to the university of Maryland medical system while she served on its. Governing board pure resigned from that board and said that she did not sell books to any other businesses but healthcare insurance and a prominent businessman among others came forward. They gave the first term democrat hefty checks for books and were later awarded lucrative contracts with the city amid outcry p went on indefinite paid leave on April. First Sania case of pneumonia. The FBI, and I r s rated her home in city hall office weeks

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