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Missouri News: Statement from Auditor Galloway on criminal charge filed against former Winona city clerk; audit of city discovered $42,000 was missing and unaccounted for

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway issued a statement today following the arrest of former Winona city clerk Terri M. Denton on a felony charge of receiving stolen property.  The charge, filed by the Missouri Attorney General’s Office, comes after Auditor Galloway’s office reported in an audit in September that more than … Continue reading Missouri News: Statement from Auditor Galloway on criminal charge filed against former Winona city clerk; audit of city discovered $42,000 was missing and unaccounted for

Missouri News: Auditor Nicole Galloway releases review of home and community based services for disabled and elderly Missourians

Report examines effectiveness of recent changes to cut costs and number of participants; recommendations in audit include developing more accurate budget estimates, better identifying individuals most in need JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Auditor Nicole Galloway yesterday released her review of the state’s home and community based services program to assist disabled and elderly Medicaid-eligible … Continue reading Missouri News: Auditor Nicole Galloway releases review of home and community based services for disabled and elderly Missourians

Missouri News: Missouri Auditor Nicole Galloway releases audit of Perry County government

Perry County improves since previous audit; receives overall rating of “good” JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway today released an audit of Perry County, located in southeastern Missouri.  The regularly-scheduled audit received an overall rating of good; a previous audit of the county conducted in 2014 received a rating of fair. “This … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Auditor Nicole Galloway releases audit of Perry County government

Missouri News: Missing cash, improper checks and unexplained payments add up to more than $160,000 missing from City of Greenville, Auditor Galloway says

Audit initiated to assist law enforcement; charges filed against former clerk earlier this year JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway today released an audit of the City of Greenville, which found more than $160,000 missing from city funds.  The audit was initiated as a part of a law enforcement investigation, which resulted … Continue reading Missouri News: Missing cash, improper checks and unexplained payments add up to more than $160,000 missing from City of Greenville, Auditor Galloway says

Missouri News: Little accountability over millions in taxpayer dollars that go to business recruiting, Auditor Galloway says

Audit identifies concerns with contract oversight, administration of performance-based incentives JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway today released an audit of the Economic Development Advancement Fund (EDAF), which is primarily overseen by the Department of Economic Development (DED).  The fund supports an exclusive contract with the Hawthorn Foundation for business development and … Continue reading Missouri News: Little accountability over millions in taxpayer dollars that go to business recruiting, Auditor Galloway says

Missouri News: Auditor Galloway urges reform to CID laws after discovering pattern of self-dealing, lack of accountability

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway today released a report on Community Improvement Districts (CIDs), which found that lax oversight of taxpayer-funded projects has allowed for spending decisions to be made by those that benefit the most.  Taxpayers will be burdened with increased taxes to pay for an estimated $2.2 billion in … Continue reading Missouri News: Auditor Galloway urges reform to CID laws after discovering pattern of self-dealing, lack of accountability

Missouri News: Reform of financial reporting laws results in increased transparency for taxpayers, Auditor Galloway says

June report shows noticeable improvement in local governments’ compliance with financial reporting requirements JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway says her work with the legislature to ensure taxpayers have access to basic financial information about their local government is making an impact.  A bipartisan measure signed into law in 2017 increases accountability … Continue reading Missouri News: Reform of financial reporting laws results in increased transparency for taxpayers, Auditor Galloway says

Missouri Political News: Missouri Auditor Nicole Galloway launches audit of Washington County

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway recently announced that her office has started a regularly scheduled audit of Washington County, located in east central Missouri.  The most recent audit of Washington County was completed in 2015, with the county receiving an overall performance rating of fair. “My office is conducting an independent … Continue reading Missouri Political News: Missouri Auditor Nicole Galloway launches audit of Washington County