Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale speaks during a press conference, detailing the first report from the governor’s Keystone Economic Development and Workforce Command Center.
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Hadas Kuznits
May 14, 2020 - 4:11 pm
Pennsylvania’s state auditor general is looking into complaints regarding the state's waiver process that determines what essential businesses could stay open during the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania's auditor general has distributed nearly $300 million in aid to the state's municipal pension systems
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April 30, 2020 - 2:04 pm
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf's business shutdown waiver program is being audited amid complaints it was managed unfairly. Read more here.
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Philadelphia's new voting machines.
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Hadas Kuznits
November 21, 2019 - 1:43 pm
Election officials were trained Thursday afternoon in using an election security measure new to most of the country. They used a test program to learn how to check election results. Read more.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
September 25, 2019 - 6:21 pm
Philly's city controller has concluded a five-month investigation of the $29 million contract for new voting machines. She said the process was flawed but the company had done nothing that warranted a continued hold on paying for them.
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City Controller Rebecca Rhynhart
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Pat Loeb
April 30, 2019 - 8:49 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — At a City Council budget hearing, Philadelphia City Controller Rebecca Rhynhart says the city keeps missing the deadline to file audits of its federal grants and warns that could jeopardize billions in funding. Every year, the city has to give an accounting of all its...
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Eugene DePasquale
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Steve Tawa
March 11, 2019 - 2:28 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Following numerous calls for independent investigations, Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said his auditors will officially look into how the Glen Mills Schools operates, following allegations of physical abuse and administration cover-ups. Reports of...
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June 28, 2018; Trenton, NJ, USA; New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy during a press conference as he talks about the budget impasse.
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David Madden
January 09, 2019 - 3:51 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — An audit conducted by the New Jersey State Controller has found major discrepancies in a tax incentive program that’s been in place for more than a decade to lure and keep businesses in the state. The audit of the Economic Development Authority’s 11-year-old tax...
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Former City Controller Jonathan Saidel will co-chair mayor's Reconciliation Task Force.
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Mark Abrams
June 19, 2018 - 1:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Mayor Jim Kenney has formed a task force to oversee the city's efforts to account for tens of millions of dollars identified by a controller's audit as missing from its largest cash account. City Controller Rebecca Rhynhart identified the $33 million deficit in the...
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