Much of the blame for the poor response to the disaster fell on the Red Cross, but Houston-area officials are not exempt from responsibility.
Once again, there were appeals for donations to the Red Cross. And once again, local officials are saying the charity hasn't delivered.
Despite public vows of transparency, CEO Gail McGovern lobbied a congressman to spike an inquiry by the Government Accountability Office.
The charity is fighting ProPublica's public records request for information on how it raised and spent money after the superstorm.