| Sep 24, 2013
| 3:41 PM
The many hundreds of bicyclists who took part in Saturday's Discover Hartford Tour got to see historic sites, downtown buildings, colleges — and the shabby condition of the city's two municipally owned golf courses in Keney and Goodwin parks.
| Sep 23, 2013
| 8:48 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- After a flurry of media attention to lobbyists' outsized paydays, Florida legislative leaders have agreed to kick-start legally required audits of lobbyists paid to bend the ears of lawmakers and Gov. Rck Scott's office.
| Nov 4, 2013
| 9:31 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Florida's 2,000-plus lobbyists will have another year to get their paperwork in order before the state Legislature launches long-delayed audits of their lucrative pay days.
A Joint Legislative Auditing Committee on Monday approved draft...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 10:35 AM
SACRAMENTO -- Thousands of mentally ill Californians are not being reported to the state Department of Justice so that they can be considered for a list of those prohibited from possessing firearms, a state audit said Tuesday.
More than 20,000 people...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 3:46 PM
Republican Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka on Monday sought to strike back against the notion that she hasn't done enough to oversee spending by towns and cities across Illinois, launching a website she says will make it easier to see how taxpayer money...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 11:51 AM
Former KPMG partner Scott London should be sentenced to three years in prison for selling secret information about the accounting firm’s clients to a stock-trading friend, who used the tips to make more than $1.2 million in profitable trades, the...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 5:38 PM
Former KPMG auditing partner Scott London should spend three years in prison on his insider-trading conviction for selling secret information about the accounting firm's clients to a stock-trading friend, the federal probation office in Los Angeles...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:29 PM
Another day, another adventure, courtesy of city auditors, in Hartford's culture of sloppiness.
This time it involves cars. When Mayor Pedro Segarra's former chief of staff was discovered using his city car in July after he left city service, city...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 9:06 AM
Cities who pay Broward Sheriff's Office for law enforcement will be interested in this report from County Auditor Evan Lukic.
Click here to read it.
He analyzed the finances over there and found that countywide taxpayers are still propping up the...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 3:10 PM
Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra and top school officials are dead right in asking city auditors to clear the air on whether city Treasurer Adam Cloud had a conflict of interest in allegedly moving a city insurance policy from one broker to another one,...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Officials for the six-county Metrolink commuter railroad continue to grapple with accounting and management problems that surfaced in February -- a situation complicated by the recent departures of two interim chief financial officers.