RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Accounting and Auditing

A collection of news and information related to Accounting and Auditing published by this site and its partners.

Top Accounting and Auditing Articles

Displaying items 34-44
  • VA audit finds misconduct widespread; in Arizona, reaction is scorn

    An internal audit of access and scheduling practices at the Department of Veterans Affairs paints a grim picture of an agency whose ambitious performance efforts were unattainable and where government schedulers faced pressures that led to inappropriate...
  • Ex-McHenry County board member nominated for Metra spot

    Ex-McHenry County board member nominated for Metra spot
    Nominated to the board of Metra, former McHenry County board member Marc Munaretto has promised to push for infrastructure improvements. County board chairman Tina Hill appointed Munaretto over 11 other applicants, and the nomination will go before the...
  • More accusations of VA mismanagement

     
    The VA doesn't need more bad news. But it got some anyway in an audit released Thursday that questioned the agency's "financial stewardship" and projects it could pay $371 million in improper benefits over the next five years if it......
  • Wheeler names Virginia Beach economic development director to its board

    Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust Inc., which develops and manages shopping centers and retail properties, named Warren D. Harris, the economic development director for Virginia Beach, to its board of directors. He will also serve on the board's...
  • Quinn's office ignored red flags on nonprofit

    Quinn's office ignored red flags on nonprofit
    The Quinn administration handed out $800,000 in anti-violence money to a politically influential South Side community group even after the nonprofit filed documents with the state acknowledging it suffered from years of financial missteps, a Tribune...
  • Doctor's sex assault case spurs talk of background checks

    Doctor's sex assault case spurs talk of background checks
    Revelations that a former Catonsville doctor obtained his Maryland medical license despite having a rape conviction on his record is sparking a push for criminal background checks of physicians — a proposal that has failed and been ignored in recent...
  • Vet miffed over scheduling mix-up at Allentown clinic

    The Wilkes-Barre veterans hospital and its related clinics, including Allentown, scored well in last week's report that examined whether veterans are waiting too long for medical care. That doesn't mean, though, that every veteran gets seen without...
  • $40-billion missile defense system proves unreliable

    With a convulsive rumble, followed by billowing flames and exhaust, a sleek 60-foot rocket emerged from its silo at California's Vandenberg Air Force Base. It was a test of the backbone of the nation's missile defense system. If North Korea or Iran ever...
  • ¿Qué hacer con los programas ESOL?

    ¿Qué hacer con los programas ESOL?
    Cuando yo regresé a vivir a los Estados Unidos en 1995, proveniente de Ecuador (nací y viví en Nueva York hasta los 12 o 13 años y luego mi familia se mudó a Ecuador) fui alumno en la secundaria Lake Brantley y terminé el grado 12 en esa escuela. Como...
  • 21 senators seek criminal probe of VA

    WASHINGTON A bipartisan group of influential senators sent Attorney General Eric Holder a letter Tuesday urging him to launch a criminal investigation of data falsification to cover up long waiting times and other alleged problems at Department of...
  • VA audit finds Wilkes-Barre center in the clear

    VA audit finds Wilkes-Barre center in the clear
    The Department of Veterans Affairs medical center in Wilkes-Barre, where most Lehigh Valley veterans are directed to receive care, is not among those that will undergo further scrutiny as the VA unravels a scandal that had officials creating phony patient...