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State auditor questions big bonuses, asks further probe of some county attorneys

Following a special examination by the Kentucky Auditor, issues identified with the Boyd, Gallatin, and Lawrence County Attorney offices are being referred to federal and state law enforcement.

Audit calls for transparency in use of state plane

Harmon issues call, Beshear says transparency should be the standard.

3 Republican incumbents running in down ballot state races

Three Republican incumbents are running for re-election in the statewide races for commissioner of agriculture, auditor and treasurer. Their Democratic opponents are each first-time candidates for the offices.

State Auditor Mike Harmon files for re-election

State Auditor Mike Harmon has filed paperwork to seek election to a second term as Kentucky’s Auditor of Public Accounts.

Findings released from special examination of KY Dept of Fish & Wildlife

The report details 11 findings and recommendations for the cabinet and Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources leadership.

Auditor releases election leave report, finds discrepancies

Report says more than 1,300 state employees claimed voting leave, but were not entitled to do so, costing taxpayers more than $100,000

Jackson County embezzlement case sent to FBI, KSP

The FBI and State Police are being asked to follow-up on claims the former Jackson County treasurer pocketed more than $100,000 in taxpayer money, according to a just released audit from the state.

Auditor will examine finances of state court system

Kentucky's Republican auditor says he will review the finances of the state's court system.

Audit: Annual payments on Yum Center debt were late

Kentucky's auditor says deadlines were missed in making annual payments under the Yum Center's lease agreement.

State examination concludes Kentucky Horse Park poorly run

The Kentucky Horse Park is poorly run, according to the results of a special examination by State Auditor Mike Harmon's office.

Audit finds ‘dysfunction’ between U of L, foundation

An audit of the private fundraising arm of the University of Louisville has detailed damaging and divisive relationships between board members that Republican Auditor Mike Harmon said "created a dysfunctional governing environment."

Kentucky lawmakers request arena audit

A state legislative panel has asked State Auditor Mike Harmon to audit the Louisville Arena Authority, which oversees the KFC Yum! Center.

Law enforcement fund audit reveals excessive spending

State Auditor Mike Harmon says a review of the Department of Criminal Justice Training and the public fund that supports it has revealed unnecessary and excessive spending along with improper contracts with a public university designed to circumvent state law.

Elliott County clerk, deputy clerk indicted

Elliott County Clerk Sheila Blevins and her sister, Deputy Clerk Jeannie Moore, were indicted by a Franklin County grand jury on charges of complicity to commit abuse of public trust, according to the Attorney General.

2nd volume of Statewide Audit released

On Monday, Auditor Mike Harmon released the second volume of the annual Single Statewide Audit of the Commonwealth of Kentucky (SSWAK) for the Fiscal Year ending June 30, 2015.

Kentucky’s new leaders, among youngest in US, take office

Five of Kentucky's six statewide elected officers officially took office on Monday, giving the state some of the youngest elected leaders in the country.

Republican Harmon to file for Kentucky auditor

Kentucky state Rep. Mike Harmon is filing to run for state auditor.

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