Eugene DePasquale

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December 27, 2019 - 3:57 pm
It could soon cost more than $50 to drive across Pennsylvania on the nation's first superhighway. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania’s auditor general says the Pennsylvania Turnpike is at a crossroads.
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Tony Romeo
March 21, 2019 - 2:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania’s auditor general says the news contained in his latest audit of the Pennsylvania Turnpike is "about as bad (as he) could possibly give." And he says there could be a major spike in the already high tolls if the Turnpike loses a lawsuit filed by truckers...
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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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Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale
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John McDevitt
January 29, 2019 - 4:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale toured a North Philadelphia hospital Tuesday, where the emergency room staff sees hundreds of gunshot victims a year. The visit was part of an effort to reduce gun deaths in the state. "We've had five people come in at...
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Steve Tawa
January 17, 2019 - 1:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania's auditor general believes too many low-level, non-violent offenders are in state prisons, and he is looking for ways to save taxpayers money, while pushing criminal justice reforms. Pa. Auditor General Eugene DePasquale says figures from 2015 show it...
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Steve Tawa
December 26, 2018 - 4:17 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The partial federal government shutdown is costing hundreds of thousands of workers distress. Pennsylvania's auditor general wants members of Congress to feel the pain, adding, "congressional paychecks should be stopped immediately during the shutdown." This is the...
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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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Mark Abrams
December 07, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania's auditor general has distributed nearly $300 million in aid to the state's municipal pension systems. Eugene DePasquale says the funds will help cities, boroughs and townships meet their pension obligations to police, firefighters and municipal workers...
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Tony Romeo
November 22, 2018 - 8:30 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- Pennsylvania’s auditor general is urging shoppers to be careful when buying toys this holiday season. And he is renewing his call for legislation to get unsafe toys off of store shelves, as well as the Internet. Auditor General Eugene DePasquale joined PennPIRG as...
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Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale is examining Temple University's books for a performance audit, taking a close look at tuition rates in particular.
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Steve Tawa
August 30, 2018 - 3:29 pm
NORTH PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Just as he has with other state-related universities, Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale is examining Temple University's books for a performance audit, taking a close look at tuition rates in particular. DePasquale pointed out that "Pennsylvania...
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Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale discusses the school safety report at a Monday press conference in the Pennsylvania Capitol.
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Tony Romeo
August 27, 2018 - 5:01 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale agrees with school students and employees alike: Access to mental health is a top priority in making schools safer. DePasquale commented on the matter as he discussed the findings of a task force on school safety he...
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